Ricky Lee’s Trip to Quiapo Scriptwriting Course

Tambayan #3: Pagbangga sa Kahon

“Stories come from bad decisions. There are no stories from good decisions. We watch stories because the characters make bad decisions.” — Ricky Lee

Want to learn how to better express yourself through your writing?

Anong gusto mong sabihin? Paano mo siya gustong sabihin? Patatawanin mo ba ang audience? Paiiyakin? Tatakutin? Ito ba’y tungkol sa internal journey ng isang character o sa lipunang kanyang ginagalawan? Bilang writer, kailangan mong gumawa ng mga narrative choices na siyang magdidikta ng hugis at takbo ng kuwento.

Enrol now to get the best writing lessons from the 2022 National Artist for Film and Broadcast Arts in 2022, most-awarded scriptwriter in the country, and beloved mentor Ricky Lee! This workshop will help you:

Make your narrative choices

  1. Structure/Narrative Boxes/Hidden Shape
  2. Genre/Subverted Genre
  3. Type of Film on the Spectrum

You will discover possibilities in this course that can’t be found anywhere else. Create colorful stories into plays, scripts, films, and even songs. This will help you ignite your passion and commitment.

Be a true game-changer in the world of screenwriting!

What is Trip to Quiapo?

Beginner or experienced writer ka man, for sure marami kang matutunan! Let Ricky Lee Help you.

Curious ka sa pagsusulat. Pangarap mo talagang magsulat. Gusto mong matulungan ang career mo whether you’re in marketing, business, teaching, etc. You want to find your own voice and help make a difference in the world. Gusto mong mas ma-express ang sarili mo and have better relationships. You need a breather. You’re looking for ways to discover yourself better. You want to connect with people and have fun. Sounds like you? Then para sa’yo ‘to.

Experience the full ride with our Trip to Quiapo Full Course that gives you access to ALL of our 6 Tambayan with Ricky Lee PLUS exclusive Kwentuhan with Ricky Lee videos.  


  • Tambayan #1: Powerful Storytelling for Any Medium
  • Tambayan #2: Ang Tao sa Loob ng Kahon
  • Tambayan #3: Pagbangga sa Kahon
  • Tambayan #4: Lumikha Ka ng Mundo
  • Tambayan #5: Kasinungalingan at Pagbuo sa Sarili
  • Tambayan #6: Pagpunta sa Quiapo
  • Kwentuhan with Ricky Lee: Dialogue & How to Create Your Story World
  • Kwentuhan with Ricky Lee: On Creating Characters
  • Kwentuhan with Ricky Lee: On Genre & Plot

About the Mentor

Ricky Lee

Screenwriter / Author / Playwright

Ricky Lee has written more than 180 produced film scripts, earning him more than 80 trophies from award-giving bodies, including life achievement awards from prestigious organizations such as the Cinemanila International Film Festival, the Gawad Urian, the UP Gawad Plaridel, the Gawad CCP, and more.


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