UP COMEDY CLASS
This five week class helps the new
comedian or actor develop a short routine to be performed
in our final "Performance Night" class.
Students must bring material into first class.
Explore what’s funny, what’s not and
where to look for material.
Developing ideas, getting them written
down and what the new comedian needs to do to make his or her personality
work for them.
A-list comedian guest scheduled to give pointers on developing ideas.
Learn to work with equipment, focus on stance
and presentation. Insiders tips on contacting clubs and booking shows.
guest scheduled to give pointers on bringing ideas from page to stage.
Mock Performance. Each student will perform five
minutes of material to be videotaped. Discussion to follow.
Performance Night with Comedy talent
agents invited as guests. There will be notes and Q&A.
Each class will also
consist of writing exercises and improvs designed to get the ideas
out of the
head and into an act. Each performer receives a video tape of the
don’t know what the hell you are doing in there, but keep it up cuz
it’s great. I’m going to recommend any new comic to take
- COLIN QUINN of
Comedy Central’s TOUGH CROWD
Classes are held at the
Actors Alliance Studios
38th, Suite 906
(between 8th and 9th Avenue)
212.239.5155 for more info
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