Have you ever had that voice telling you that you should try stand up comedy? (Don’t worry, that voice is normal. But, if that voice is telling you to microwave the cat or shoot the president, see a shrink!!) That voice, “You’re so funny, you should be on Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing, etc.” is a reality check.
The two most common reasons for people not to pursue a career in stand up comedy are:
Not knowing how to go about it.
Sound Familiar? You’re not alone. Thousands of people have had that same nagging voice and those same fears.
What makes you different?
– Rick Kunkler
VH-1 Host, Actor, Comedian
– Rob Rose
That’s right. You are going to learn stand up comedy!
Because our stand up comedy class is going to give you the tools that will:
Replace the UNCERTAINTY with ABSOLUTE CONFIDENCE.
Replace the FEAR with ADRENALINE-LACED EXCITEMENT
– Don Fischer
– Brett Walkow
In our 8-week comedy course, you will learn both joke-writing theory and performance technique that will culminate in a memorable video-taped performance at a comedy club. In our joke writing theory session you will learn a unique approach that will take you from staring at a blank page to writing jokes on any subject at will, faster than you thought possible.
We teach you the fine points of how to take your passion, your problems and your pet peeves and turn them into a laugh-out-loud comedy act. Then, we teach you the finer points of getting paid for it.
Understand the game, get the tools and become a master technician of humor.
We’ll not only turn you on to the idea of how to learn stand up comedy in 8 weeks, followed with a performance at a comedy club, we will give you the keys to unlock a lifetime of laughter.
Most workshops will run you through their entire course leaving the single most important question unanswered:
Once you understand why people laugh, you will be able to deftly apply powerful joke-writing techniques to get them to laugh whenever you feel like it!
Whether you want to perform stand up comedy, write for other comedians, write sitcoms, greeting cards or humorous filler pieces for magazines and newspapers, the Stand Up Comedy Clinic can give you the tools to make that a reality.