Start Writing Sketch Comedy NOW!
Date: Sunday December 15th 12-4PM
Have you always wanted to try writing sketch? Maybe you are a sketch writer and want to hone your skills? In this one-day, four hour workshop you’ll jumpstart your writing by learning powerful sketch tools that will inspire funny and effective sketch comedy, useful methods to quickly generate sketch ideas, a process to develop those ideas into finished sketches, gain a deeper understanding of sketch structure, and more. You will leave this class feeling empowered to Start Writing Sketch Comedy Now!
Instructor Bio: Marc Warzecha is a WGA Associate Member, recent comedy writing credits include: Comedy Central’s “Detroiters”, Disney Digital, Fullscreen Live’s “InTour”, the satire “Love Factually” at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC (premiered 2018, returning 2019.) With The Second City comedy theatre, he is multiple-time alumni head writer/director. Select credits: “An Evening with Martin Short” (Second City Corporate – Tour), “Twist Your Dickens”(The Kirk Douglas Theatre, Los Angeles), “War! Now in it’s 4th Smash Year!” (Second City Chicago Mainstage, Joseph Jefferson nominee: Best Director, Best Revue). Marc enjoys teaching comedy all over the world, and was recently a guest lecturer for the Comedy Central network in Spain (Paramount Comedy), a guest director at Yoshimoto Comedy in Tokyo Japan, and guest director of comedic ensembles throughout Norway and Latvia as a representative of the United States Embassy.