Society of
Children's Book Writers
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How to Craft Better Dialogue Using the Tips and Tricks of a Playwright Webinar

Date(s) - 11/08/2017
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

How to Craft Better Dialogue Using the Tips and Tricks of a Playwright Webinar

November 8, 2017, 7:00 – 8:30 p.m. (Central Time); recording available until the end of November




Struggling with dialogue? Not sure how to make it better? This webinar is for you!


Learn how to write stronger, more believable dialogue with award-winning author and playwright Amy Fellner Dominy. Through examples and exercises, you'll discover how to handle dialogue tags and make written conversations come to life. Come prepared with a dialogue scene/sample (for your use—nothing you have to share) and all your questions!


If you have any specific questions or topics you'd like to discuss, submit them in advance to Alison Pearce Stevens ( by Sunday, November 5 so Amy can address them during the webinar.


Amy Fellner Dominy is an MFA playwright who is also the author of books for kids including novels for teens, tweens and picture books. A former advertising copywriter and MFA playwright, Amy’s novels include Die For You; A Matter of Heart; Audition & Subtraction; and OyMG, a Sydney Taylor Notable Book. Picture books are Cookiesaurus Rex and Cookiesaurus Christmas (2018).



$15 for SCBWI Members

$35 for non-members


If you're thinking of joining, do so before registering to get the discounted price.


Note: You will receive an email with instructions on how to access the webinar a few days before the event.