02 Jun 2014

Dave Cohen gives great notes Sam Bain, co-creator Peep Show, Fresh Meat, Babylon 

Anyone who wants to get into comedy writing should do one of Dave's courses. He's a right laugh and I think there were biscuits. Sian Harries, writer Man Down

Dave is a highly experienced comedy writer and a terrific teacher. Not many people know more about the craft Bill Dare senior tutor NFTS Comedy Writing course

TOPICAL COMEDY FOR RADIO 

An intensive eight week email course that gets you into the habit and rhythm of writing topical, funny and fast for shows like Newsjack. Improve your chances of writing for the show each time it returns to Radio 4 Extra. NEXT COURSE: January 2018. SIGN UP NOW!

Write The Sitcom, Sell The Sitcom

From original idea to completed second draft, write and create your own sitcom in eight weeks. Dave takes you through the process by email, making sure the idea is solid and workable before committing to creating great premise, characters and stories.

Two Day Writing Workshops 

I occasionally run two day workshops on how to break into comedy and how to write sitcom. Details here http://davecohen.org.uk/content/making-living-writing-comedy 


INSTANT TEN PAGE SCRIPT SURGERY

Send me your first ten pages and I'll try and send you a detailed response within 24 hours

24 hours. £24.

WRITING FOR RADIO

Jokes, sketches, 15 minute and full-length sitcoms, how to master the medium and hints for breaking in. An eight-week email course.

SCRIPT READING - SITCOM

Comprehensive notes, including detailed analysis of characters and stories, line-by-line suggestions for changes Competitive rates

SCRIPT READING - SKETCHES 

Comprehensive notes with detailed analysis of each sketch and suggestions for improvements. Minimum 3 sketches.

THE COMPLETE GUIDE TO WRITING COMEDY

A bespoke course that offers you a complete guide to writing comedy and understanding the producing and commissioning process. At the end of the course you will have written topical sketches, jokes and two sitcom episodes. Tailored specifically to your needs and availability.

 

For more details about any of the following services, times and rates email me davecohen58@googlemail.com