John Szablewski, a screenwriter and filmmaker from Buffalo, will hold a screenwriting workshop from 10 a.m. to noon Sunday, Nov. 15, at Dog Ears Bookstore & Café, 688 Abbott Road, Buffalo. The goal of this class is to help aspiring screenwriters write a full-length screenplay or television pilot. The cost of the class is $15.
In 2014, Szablewski’s short screenplay, The Quota, won honorable mention in the NYC Midnight Screenwriting Challenge. In 2012, the Buffalo State College graduate’s screenplay, The Horrors of Public Transportation, was nominated to compete for $10,000 in the Michael Collyer Award in Screenwriting from the Writers Guild of America, East. He is currently working on creating a television dramedy pilot called The Deathsons and is creator of the hit web series The Adventures of Hero and Sidekick and Week Night Poker Night.