Using a balance of lecture, exercise, and feedback on work from the instructor and classmates, this course gives students a firm grounding in all the basics of standup comedy writing. Everything is presented in a clear, accessible manner.
- Begin developing a standup act
- Lectures on basics of standup comedy writing craft
- Writing exercises
- Present work for critique (two times)
All Standup Comedy Writing students will be given the opportunity to perform at a New York City comedy club.Standup Comedy I is for beginners or anyone who wants to brush up on the fundamentals.