Sketch Level 1 (Tuesdays)

October 17th – December 12th

6:30pm – 8:30pm

Taught by Sam Pierce

(no class on November 21st for holidays)


7 in stock


Learn the basics of writing sketch comedy through a variety of in class exercises, solo-writing assignments, and collaborative group work. This course is our introduction to the basics of comedy writing. Students build skills their skills in creating characters, generating ideas for scenes, and honing those ideas so that they have a clear “game”. The course will be held at the theater located at 616 Lavaca Street in downtown Austin, and will contain 8 weekly classes on Tuesdays.

Students who complete Sketch Level 1 will be eligible to enroll in Sketch Level 2.

* The tuition for this class is $225

** Payment plans are available. If you would like to inquire about a payment plan please email

*** Refunds available only during the first week of class. To request a refund please email

This class is limited to 8 students, so reserve your spot now!