How To Structure the Bulletproof Teen Sitcom

Teens Rule!

Hannah Montana ScreenAt least they do on television.

One of the most successful and lucrative genres on TV is the 1/2 hour teen sitcom.  Hannah Montana, iCarly, Suite Life with Zack & Cody; these weren’t just shows, these were industries that generated billions of dollars in revenue.  And the success of teen sitcoms continues with current shows such as A.N.T. Farm, Sam & Cat, and Good Luck Charlie. Do you have a ROCK SOLID, 1/2 HOUR TEEN SITCOM in your toolbox of sample scripts?  You better!

In this RECORDED LIVE WEBINAR, Gemini award-winning television producer, two-time Emmy nominated writer  Jeffrey Alan Schechter shows you how to structure the bulletproof teen sitcom, teaching you a system you can use immediately to help craft a script that would fit comfortably on the Disney Channel’s or Nickelodeon’s broadcast schedule.

In this 90 minute webinar you’ll learn:

  • The difference between single camera and multi-camera shows.
  • Whether it’s better to write a spec script for an existing show or an original pilot?
  • The 4 archetypes that shape and refine each episode of the typical teen sitcom.
  • The 7 crucial characters  your teen sitcom needs to tell virtually unlimited stories
  • The current trends in teen sitcoms.
  • Which buyers are looking for what kind of show.
  • The common elements successful teen sitcoms share, and the dire mistakes failed teen sitcoms make.

Here’s what people are saying about the webinar:

The way you laid out the scenes was very clear — never heard that anywere else and I’ve been to school for this stuff.  Really great webinar. — Tracy C, California Art Teacher of the Year, 2013

Loved the webinar last night. Top-notch info! Worth every penny. I am sure this is going to take my teen sitcom to the next level. — Luke S, Independent producer

The webinar was great. Very helpful and informative. I’ll be attending more in the near future. — Robert H.

This webinar includes ONLINE ACCESS to over 100 minutes of video awesomeness as well as all 39 slides from the webinar and downloadable breakdowns for you to study from such popular teen sitcoms as  Hannah Montana,  Dog With a Blog, Good Luck Charlie, and Sam & Cat as well as two different teen sitcom episode templates for you to use.


This course comes with a no hassle money back guarantee.  After taking the class, if you don’t think the information is worth it, tell us and you’ll get your money back, no questions asked.  Just like Captain Kirk, we don’t believe in the no-win scenario and neither should you.

I know you can’t be a teenager again, but at least you can write for them.