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 Mondays.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
*** Refunds available only after the first class
This class is limited to 8 students, so reserve your spot now!
This session’s class will be taught by: Matt Needles
Matt Needles is an Austin born actor, writer, and director with a life-long passion for sketch comedy. His work has been featured on the Black List and at comedy festivals across North America. See his sketch group Juicebar perform each month at the Fallout Theater