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Adam Tobin

Adam Tobin

Faculty
Senior Lecturer
Film and Media Studies
BA English, Stanford
MFA Screenwriting, University of Southern California

About

Adam Tobin is a screenwriter teaching courses in Script Analysis, Screenwriting, TV Pilot, Fiction Film Production, and Adaptation. Tobin created the half-hour comedy series About a Girl and the reality series Best Friend's Datefor Viacom's The-N channel (now TeenNick) and has written for ABC, ESPN, Discovery Channel, and the National Basketball Association. He was a story analyst for Jim Henson Pictures and has taught story and pitching seminars at Dreamworks Animation, Twentieth Century Fox/Blue Sky Studios, and Aardman Animations. He also teaches in the Arts Intensive program and offers an Improvisationally Speaking course in Stanford Continuing Studies. His play She Persisted: The Musical, adapted from Chelsea Clinton's children's book, was a New York Times Critic's Pick at the Atlantic Theatre Company in February 2020.

Events

January 24, 2018

Free and open to the public

ROOM 350, MCMURTRY BUILDING
October 20, 2017

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC

Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building