Christopher is an experienced story and script advisor. He has worked as a dramaturg in the literary departments of the McCarter Theatre, Manhattan Theatre Club, and the Mark Taper Forum, and led writing workshops at UCLA, Emerson College, and CalArts. Looking for testimonials?
Every writer's process will vary, so please send an email if you have a need that isn't addressed below.
A script reading (up to 120 pages), a logline, and a one-page report on the script's general strengths and weaknesses, its marketability, and high-level next steps.
A logline and a 5-6-page written report with suggestions for additions, subtractions, and ways to strengthen the script in revision.
A 12-15 page report, plus inline notations on the script with details about improving its clarity, action, and dialogue.
A re-read after a rewrite, and 2-3 pages of polish notes.
A reading of a show bible (up to 20 pages), a logline, and a one-page report on the scripts general strengths and weaknesses, its marketability, and high-level next steps.
Talk through your story over the phone, one time or as often as needed.
Consultation is available for books (fiction or nonfiction) and even short storie and essays—but pricing varies based on your need. Please send an email and we'll figure something out.
Usual turnaround is 2-3 weeks. Add $100 for a one-week "rush" turnaround (per availability). For scripts over 120 pages, add $3 a page.