Teen Classes

Bellevue College, North Campus, Redmond, WA

Here’s what a student has to say: I’m going to be completely honest. The BC Summer Teen Classes are quite literally the highlight of my summer. Every year. Without fail. That probably sounds a little strange, but hear me out.  I’ve been taking Katherine Bond’s Teen Novelist classes at BC for three years now and …(keep reading)


Young Writers’ Workshop, Mon-Thurs morn, July 17-20, Bellevue
Welcome to the Tribe of Writers! We’ll write fiction, poetry and creative nonfiction.
Geek Fiction Writing for Teens Mon-Thurs midday, July 17-20
Doctor Who for homework? Yes! Study your favorite fandoms, then write.
Teenage Novelist: Plotting and Scheming Mon-Thurs afts, July 17-20
Create a complete outline of your novel, and a synopsis – “the story of the story.”
Writer’s Intensive Mon-Fri all day, July 23-27
A serious workout for your creative project, along with a dash of sun, glorious writing time, and incisive feedback.

The following new Bellevue College Summer Teen courses are taught by Ren Faire pirate  and history teacher Andrew Bond. Hands-on History includes writing. Each class is 2 hours daily for one week, between July 17 and 27. Specific dates TBA


Hands-on History: How to be a Pirate
Become your own pirate persona and create your tale using roleplay, research, and writing.
Hands-on History: Shakespeare
Take a virtual tour through Shakespeare’s London, and learn about his life, his times, and his plays. Don’t miss a chance to perform your favorite scene, or soliloquy.
Acting: Becoming the Character
Create distinctive characters for the stage. Includes improv, monologue, and individual coaching.
Acting: Scene Work
Using improvisation and script, learn how to be a dynamic and generous ensemble player.



(Epicwrite is not affiliated with Bellevue College)

Epicwrite offers Storycraft classes for teens and adults, as well as live-action roleplaying and writing events. Find out more at www.epicwrite.org