Sketch Comedy in the Ham
Teaching Artist David Perry
Ever wanted to be in a sketch comedy show like SNL, Portlandia, or Key and Peele? Students will write and star in a one-hour sketch comedy show presented at the end of the session. Students will learn basic improvisation, acting, and writing techniques, and will study the works of previous sketch comedy groups. Students will have writing assignments to aid in developing an individual style as a sketch comedy writer. This course will teach the skills needed to write and perform funny and original material on stage, and students will leave the class with a writing portfolio and a strong understanding of sketch and production.
Ages 7 - 10 | Saturday | 9:00 am - 10:00 am
Actor and educator Darrell Revel will guide participants through the basics of theater. Students will learn theater games, improvisation, monologues, scene work, stage makeup application, and voice and...
Ages 18+ | Wednesday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Learn the fundamentals of film acting and refine performance skills with our in-class “Acting for the Camera” format. Book your dream role & be ready to shine. Perfect...
Ages 18+ | Monday | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This class will teach the fundamentals of long-form improvisation, including how to create strong characters, play at the top of one’s intelligence and build strong comedic scenes together...
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