EVENTS, STORY SEMINARS AND TELESEMINARS

UPCOMING EVENTS

SCREENWRITERS’ SAFARI INSPIRED UNDER AFRICAN SKIES Have you got something really fabulous to look forward to? ​ 5 nights in luxury with Hollywood mentors on this Screenwriters Safari in South Africa  ​ Breathe new life into your script Book your spot with one of the 4 exceptional mentors. Only 16 spots available in total (4 […] Read more
Early July 2022 French Castle LEARN MORE Early July 2022 July 1st-6th, 2022 Marouatte Castle, The Dordogne, France Jen Grisanti Joan Lane Martin Olson Niall Johnson Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about how to […] Read more
June 2022 French Castle LEARN MORE June 2022 June 22nd-27th, 2022 Marouatte Castle, The Dordogne, France Tom Dever Jen Grisanti Kelly Edwards Richard “RB” Botto Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about how to turn […] Read more
April 2022 Italian Castle LEARN MORE April 2022 April 6th-13th, 2022 Aragonese Castle, Ischia, Italy Diane Drake Joan Lane Kathie Fong Yoneda Jen Grisanti Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about how to turn it […] Read more
2022 STORY THERAPY EVENT AND STORYWISE 6-WEEK TV PILOT WRITING TELESEMINAR    My Story Therapy Event launches at the beginning of January. It starts with THREE FREE TRAINING VIDEOS. The purpose of the launch is to make the story modules with all of the Story Therapy instruction available before the live online portion of the […] Read more


PAST EVENTS

Sunday, May 9th, 2021

ROCABERTI ONLINE CLASS FOR SCREENWRITERS – MAY 8th at 8:30 am PDT

ROCABERTI VIRTUAL   Schedule Saturday, May 8th 2021, 8:30am to 1:30pm West Coast time 11.30am to 4.30pm East Coast time 4.30pm to 9.30pm UK time Please note all times below are U.S. West Coast time: Time Description Mentors 8:30am – 9:00am Introduction 9:00am – 9:20am Presentation by one of the mentors. 9:20am – 9:50am Live […] Read more
Monday, April 12th, 2021

WHAT YOU NEED TO SUCCEED AS A SCREENWRITER TODAY – APRIL 12th at 10:00 am PDT online

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Thursday, January 1st, 1970

FINDING STORY HANDOUT FOR VIDEO #3 – THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT

THE QUEEN’S GAMBIT Someone is knocking on a hotel room door. We see a disheveled woman run out of the bathroom. She says, “I’m coming.” She looks in the mirror. She is a mess. She says, “Fu—.” She starts to clean up. We see that it’s Paris 1967. She takes some pills. We see that […] Read more
Wednesday, March 24th, 2021

2021 STORYWISE 6-WEEK TV PILOT WRITING TELESEMINAR AND STORY MODULES – FINDING STORY

2021 STORYWISE 6-WEEK TV PILOT WRITING TELESEMINAR AND STORY MODULES – FINDING STORY My Twelfth Annual Storywise Teleseminar starts on Tuesday, February 16, 2021, and goes through March 23, 2021. This seminar is a live and interactive event that includes story instruction, pitching, and an opportunity to get feedback from top working TV writers.   […] Read more
Saturday, September 25th, 2021

SCREENWRITERS SAFARI – SEPTEMBER 15 – 20, 2021

INSPIRED UNDER AFRICAN SKIES Have you got something really fabulous to look forward to? ​ 5 nights in luxury with Hollywood mentors on this Screenwriters Safari in South Africa  ​ Breathe new life into your script ONLY 16 spots available. Choose one of our 4 exceptional mentors. ​ Have a safari vacation of a lifetime […] Read more
Thursday, July 22nd, 2021

ROCABERTI RETREATS – JULY 16TH – 21ST, 2021

Late July 2021 July 16th-21st, 2021 Marouatte Castle, The Dordogne, France Jen Grisanti Fully booked Kelly Edwards Fully booked Richard “RB” Botto Fully booked Tom Dever Fully booked Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about […] Read more
Thursday, July 15th, 2021

ROCABERTI RETREATS – JULY 9th -14th 2021

Early July 2021 July 9th-14th, 2021 Marouatte Castle, The Dordogne, France Kelly Edwards Fully booked Jen Grisanti Fully booked Joan Lane Fully booked Stan Zimmerman Fully booked Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about how […] Read more
Sunday, April 25th, 2021

ROCABERTI WRITERS RETREAT IN ITALY – APRIL 2021

April 2021 April 13th-20th, 2021 Aragonese Castle, Ischia, Italy Diane Drake Fully booked Joan Lane Fully booked Kathie Fong Yoneda Fully booked Jen Grisanti Fully booked Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about how to […] Read more
Tuesday, September 29th, 2020

FICTIONALIZING YOUR TRUTH IN YOUR WRITING – ONLINE CLASS ON 9/26/20

FICTIONALIZING YOUR TRUTH IN YOUR WRITING When you come from a place of emotional truth in your writing and add fiction to it in your story, you connect with your audience. I will go through how to take inventory of your history and identify your universal life moments by looking at your dilemmas, your failures, […] Read more
Thursday, July 16th, 2020

Rocaberti Writers’ Retreat in France – July 10th – 15th, 2020

Late July 2020 July 10th-15th, 2020 Marouatte Castle, The Dordogne, France Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about how to turn it into a film script? Seems impossible, right? Well, the answer, is, NO! Nothing […] Read more
Friday, July 10th, 2020

Rocaberti Writers’ Retreat In France – July 3 – July 8, 2020

Early July 2020 July 3rd-8th, 2020 Marouatte Castle, The Dordogne, France Have you dreamed of writing a screenplay and seeing it come to life on the silver screen? Or maybe you’ve published a book and are wondering about how to turn it into a film script? Seems impossible, right? Well, the answer, is, NO! Nothing […] Read more
Saturday, November 2nd, 2019

SCREENWRITER GATHERING on November 1st at Cantina Frida in Beverly Hills from 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm

In place of Friday Night Social in November (our location was not available), Lee Jessup and I are going to have a casual gathering for screenwriters on Friday, November 1st at Cantina Frida at 252 N Beverly Dr. in Beverly Hills at 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm. Come out and make some new relationships. All […] Read more
Wednesday, March 25th, 2020

2020 STORYWISE SIX-WEEK TV PILOT TELESEMINAR AND DIGITAL COURSE

STORYWISE 6-Week TV WRITING TELESEMINAR AND TRAINING SERIES My Eleventh Annual Storywise Teleseminar starts on Tuesday, February 18, 2020, and goes through March 24, 2020. This seminar is a live and interactive event that includes story instruction, pitching, and an opportunity to get feedback from working TV writers. Want to know 5 Steps it takes […] Read more
Monday, September 23rd, 2019

STORYWISE TV SEMINAR ON THE EAST COAST

  HOW TO WRITE A TV PILOT THAT SELLS w/Jen Grisanti Hosted by Nicole Couloute Sunday, September 22, 2019 from 10:00 am – 2:00 pm   Description Are you an aspiring TV writer, director, actor, or exec? Learn how to break into the industry and better your TV pilot writing skills. NBC executive, Jen Grisanti, […] Read more
Tuesday, December 31st, 2019

PODCAST INTERVIEW – HOW TO TELL YOUR INTERNAL STORY

BPS 021: How to Tell Your Internal Story with Jen Grisanti By Alex Ferrari | August 1, 2018 350 SHARES ShareTweet How to Tell Your Internal Story with Jen Grisanti Today on the show we have Hollywood Story/Career Consultant and former Studio Executive Jen Grisanti. Grisanti is also a Writing Instructor for Writers on the Verge […] Read more