Comedy Workshop February 11

  • February 11, 2010 · 6:30 PM
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Your Homework Assignment
Comedy Writing -

  • Write a short story about a personal incident or about a family relation.

  • Now, tweak that same story to make it totally absurd.

  • Be prepared to read them to the workshop.

  • Select and describe, in general, an everyday acquaintance (ie. postman, clerk, barista, neighbor).

  • Now, repeat with an emphasis on the comedic appearance and gestures of that same subject.

  • Be prepared to read these to the workshop.

  • Write a joke about a cow and the beach.

  • Write a joke about a broken clock.

  • Write a one liner about artistic talent.

  • Write a topical joke about "late night TV."

Improv -

  • Bring 3-5 premises for group/individual improv

  • Bring 3-5 favorite (or not) movie lines

Please bring some munchees and beverages to share

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  • "Rocky" aka R.

    We are sharing ideas and learning the dynamics of comedy writing. Some of the stories and personal experiences are killer.

    February 12, 2010

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