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Workshop: "The Fundamentals of Stand-Up Comedy"
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Make audiences laugh!
      The Fundamentals of Stand-Up Comedy Workshop
Sections on Thursday nights are repeated every six weeks;
so, you can join any Thursday,
then make up missed classes
when they are repeated,
7-10 pm:
September 28-November 2, 2017, etc.
Room 7
Cross and Crown Lutheran School
(CCLS)
5475 Snyder Lane,
Rohnert Park, CA 94928, USA.
Directions.

$400/6 weeks or $100/class drop in
     •Includes a 200-page Workbook covering Lessons One through Four and
     •the Comedy Marathon Contest (CMC) rules for the two core contests, 5-Minute Monologue Contest (main event) and the Improvisation mini-contest.

Don't live in northern California?
Then, take the webcam-to-webcam version online via Internet video conferencing:
http://stand-upcomedyworkshop.com/registrationForm.html

Topics covered:
Meeting 1, Lesson 1: How to Tell a Joke.
Meeting 2, Lesson 2: How to Write a Joke.
Meeting 3, Lesson 3: Your narrative vs. minor characters.
Meeting 4, Lesson 4: Editing your act into a tight set.
Meetings 5 and 6: prep at same location in Room 7, CCLS, Rohnert Park for
off-campus Comedy Marathon Contest (CMC), Sunday, November 5, 2017, 7-10 pm.

Prep for the upcoming Comedy Marathon Contest (CMC):
Reviewing the core "5-Minute Monologue Contest's" 10 rules and
"5-minute Improvisation Mini-Contest's" 7 rules.
Then, we watch winners of past contests
as students trace how past contestants won
by fulfilling each of these 17 categories.
Tips from past judges to help you be successful, etc.

Students in good standing can compete in this amateur Comedy Marathon Contest (CMC) in a public performance—
     •First prize: $150
Advanced reservations for tickets highly recommended.
Contestants, crew and judges admitted free, check-in an hour before show time.
Directions to The Big Easy in Petaluma which hosts our nine CMCs with a $150 prize, three Run-Offs with prize of $300 and one Comic of the Year Contest $1,000.

Tip: enroll early to get your copy of the Fundamentals workbook and CMC rules snail-mailed to you same day.
     •Get a real leg up on your competition.

Why not?
It's legal!

8-)

No prerequisites for Fundamentals of Stand-Up Comedy Workshop.

Prerequisite for Intermediate and Advanced Stand-Up Comedy Workshops:
take, or at least enroll in, Lesson Two: How to Write a Joke, the seven basic joke forms

Registration order form.

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Interviews | Showcases-Open Mics-Contests
Calendar for Workshops and off-campus performances



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