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EXETER: MONDAY STAND UP / COMEDY WRITING 'n' PERFORMING CLASSES

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Providence Court & Cafe 55

37 Northernhay Street

Exeter

EX4 3ER

United Kingdom

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DEVELOPING SKILLS

If you have ever made people laugh, then you have the skills to become a stand up comedian. In a safe and supportive setting you will be taught written and physical performance skills to showcase those comedy tales and jokes.

BUILD CONFIDENCE AND BANISH FEAR

The course enables you to speak in front of others. You don't have to come feeling you should be funny, this will happen through the taught activities and by applying comedy principles. It is a process of development when you start to understand how you can be your unique funny self. Some people say stand up is scary but in these classes you are supported by the tutor and fellow students. You all learn and laugh together.

COURSE CONTENT

This eight week course will include the following content:

  • Reveal your comedy persona by experimenting with status, emotional investment and attitude

  • Creative ideas, and starting points that will help you find your comic voice.

  • Learn to find mirth in dark material.

  • Understand how to translate stories into comedy gold by applying comedy principles to writing and performance

  • Performing your own written / improvised material in front of others and receiving constructive and suportive feedback from the tutor and class members

  • Prove that you can be funny and inventive by understanding how to create memorable comedy moments

  • Experiment and learn strategies to deal with nerves and heckler

  • Unlock your physicality and stage presence to feel dynamic and confident yet also at ease when facing an audience.

  • You will receive handouts to help support your learning. You will be encouraged to attend comedy gigs in order to see and be inspired by other comedy performers. An informal performance in which you will be fgiven feedback and filmed

  • A chance to perform in one of Exeter's comedy spots


DISCOUNTED BOOKING: BUY 8 LESSONS AND GET ONE FREE

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Providence Court & Cafe 55

37 Northernhay Street

Exeter

EX4 3ER

United Kingdom

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