Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Engaging, fun, appropriately demanding, enlightening, well-planned, and a must for anyone interested in writing humor!
Humor Writing
Jacquelyn Arsenuk
crime victims specialist
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This course has been a terrific way to provide me some discipline (goals, deadlines, focus), encouragement (lessons that give practical tips, positive feedback from a real-live person) and a community of like-minded yet unique individuals with similar needs and goals.
Creative Writing 101
Ruth Louden
career counsellor
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I loved taking the online class! Having taken Gotham classes both online and in person, I can honestly say I didn't miss the personal experience at all. In fact, the interaction among the students may have been more extensive because everyone had time to ruminate about their critiques and to say what they might not be willing to say in person.
Playwriting
Wendy Ouellette
stage manager
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It's a great motivating tool when you have a screenplay in your head that you need to write. This class will pull that story out of you and put it on a page.
Screenwriting
Sarah Coker
advertising writer
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If you are ready to try your hand at getting a piece published, this could be the perfect intro.
Article Writing
Scott Barton
executive chef
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You learn a lot about fiction, the writing process...and yourself.
Fiction Writing
Tom Poldre
public relations executive
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This course got me completing up to 75 pages of new work for my book, as well as giving me clearer ideas about what to do with chapters that needed work.
Memoir Writing
Rania Zada
writer
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Writing a pilot is a daunting task--this class will chop it up into manageable chunks, taking it step by step.
TV Writing
Chris Fletcher
comedian/actor
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The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.
Fiction Writing
Gary Bishop
entrepreneur
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A very thorough course on how to write great feature articles, covering not just the writing and content, but how to approach an editor as well.
Article Writing
Traci Browne
freelance writer
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An informative class that gives you real-life examples of how to go out and sell an article. A good place to learn the framework of article-writing. By the end of this class, I had a professional pitch and the beginnings of an article that was timely, relevant, and sellable!
Article Writing
J. L. Stermer
literary agent
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By the end of this course I had the tools to write a well structured and organized article that I sold to my local newspaper. Now, the newspaper wants me to write an additional piece!
Article Writing
Angela Timpone
figure skating coach
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Gotham's screenwriting course is an incredible source for information and support. A virtual launchpad into the business of writing for the screen.
Screenwriting
Kathrine Stevens
writer
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The day was a wonderful introduction to writing a memoir with topics covered thoroughly and interspersed with excellent exercises.
Memoir Writing
Pamela Markham
visual artist
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If you have always wanted to write a spec script, this class will give you the knowledge and structure to do it.
TV Writing
John Garrison
computer programmer
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A fantastic introductory course on writing fiction.
Fiction Writing
Celia Anderson
respiratory therapist
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A must for a serious screenwriter
Screenwriting
Curtis Easley
teacher
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The teacher offered great critical feedback on my short story. He understood what I was trying to achieve and challenged me to develop it in ways that made it a much stronger piece.
Fiction Writing
Greg Rizzolo
psychotherapist
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A great way to actually GET WRITING.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Deborah Coco
college admissions counselor
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It's a great way to improve your pieces, experiment with style, and determine what readers enjoy.
Fiction Writing
Isobel Scott
editorial assistant
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