Sketch Comedy: Writing and Performance

writing 1How do actors and writers create great sketch comedy like the type seen on SNL? In this seminar, as an actor, you will learn how to write and develop a sketch comedy scene, discover how to use comedic acting techniques, and get useful tips on how to pursue a career in sketch comedy, which is being used more and more in Broadway and off-Broadway productions.

Experience will include:

  • Sketch comedy technique exercises
  • Writing and developing a sketch comedy scene
  • Q&A Session with a sketch comedy writer or performer


Seminar length: 1.5 hours

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