You don't need to know anything going into the course and you can still come out feeling like you're ready to try performing at some open mics.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing Tiffany Peon
I've never had writing presented this way to me before. My instructor's expertise really showed in her lectures and her extremely helpful critiques. She did an exceptional job at demystifying the writing process. I would recommend Gotham to anyone wanting to pursue writing in any capacity.
Creative Writing 101 Irish Baldwin
A really fun, collaborative experience that encouraged stretching my boundaries as a writer and a reader.
Fiction Writing Jonathan Powell
Engaging, fun, informative, contemplative, and wonderful!
Scripts in Focus Michael Salimitari
For anyone who wants to write or just want to learn more about writing, this is a wonderful way to step into it without feeling overwhelmed.
Creative Writing 101 Bruce Lomas
The teacher sparked parts of my imagination that I didn't know were there.
Children’s Book Writing Michelle Pimentel
An incredible eye-opening experience that everyone should try at least once.
Creative Writing 101 Miranda Madrazo
special education teacher
A great overview of the basics of playwriting. but the key was the instructor's feedback, which was supportive yet deeply insightful and constructive.
Playwriting Heather Antonissen
The Gotham Fiction II class provides a precise distillation of the mechanics of craft, drilling down into concepts taught in Fiction I.
Fiction Writing Gina Kim
If you want to pursue your dream of being a science-fiction writer, this course will open your imagination.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing Pamela Henderson
Most business writing courses are dull and uninteresting. This class brought an entirely new perspective to this topic. I learned how to improve the quality, readability, and impact of my pieces.
Business Writing Abigail Harper
An absolute necessity if you wish to become a children's books author.
Children’s Book Writing Dino Bianchinotti
This course is a gold mine. There are many lessons to learn and the exercises help solidify the lectures.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing David Siddens
I loved the online experience. The convenience of being able to study in my own home, and connect with people thousands of miles away. I think it's better than an actual classroom. It allows a more flexible schedule—if you get interrupted, you can just stop and catch up later.…
Fiction Writing Brenda Sorrels
It was a good way to make yourself write a lot, and not have a lot of pressure to make it great.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing Jess Fatzinger
I've taken writing courses in college, adult education classes and a couple of writing workshops. Fiction Writing I at Gotham has been by far the most rewarding.
Fiction Writing John Daley
cable television advertising
Even my editor, a former senior editor at Oxford University Press was taken aback by my satisfaction with the course. So, she's looking into herself.
Fiction Writing Mia Hankins
I now have an array of exercises I can do on any given day to improve my writing, and that simply makes me feel good!
Creative Writing 101 Raphaela Hoedl
artist management (opera)
This class helped me to fall in love with writing. Before this class I had no experience with fiction writing and now I feel like I have a good set of skills to start writing on my own.