02 Jun 2014

ALL NEW COMEDY WRITING COURSES FOR NOVEMBER 2018

Whether you're writing a ten word joke or an 80,000 word novel, IT CAN ALWAYS BE FUNNIER. Let me help you find a way to FUNNY UP YOUR WRITING

TUESDAY 6 NOVEMBER 10-4PM   Writing Topical Comedy  

Get into the habit and rhythm of writing topical, funny and fast for radio and daily online topical comedy journals. A practical, fun day writing jokes and sketches in record time.

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THURSDAY 8 NOVEMBER 10-4PM   Writing Stand-Up Comedy Material 

Stand-up comedy is all about performing isn't it? Is it? Having a regular turn over of new material helps to boost your confidence on stage and make you stand out from the crowd. Find out how you can improve your stage presence by working hard on the material you have and writing more of it. 

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THURSDAY 22 NOVEMBER 10-4PM   You Can't Have One Without The Other 

Whether you're writing a sitcom, comedy drama or screenplay, you need the best combination of great flawed characters and powerful stories. Bring your own characters if you want and be prepared to push them to their limits.

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THURSDAY 29 NOVEMBER 10-4PM   Creating A Show 

Full of ideas but overwhelmed at the thought of turning them into sitcom, comedy drama or movie screenplay? Today we go right back to the start and lay the foundations for a great script - exploring what it's about, who it's about, and why you are the only person who can be writing this script, right now.

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1 CLASS £78 2 CLASSES £120 3 CLASSES £162 4 CLASSES £192

EARLY BIRD RATES! BOOK BEFORE SEPTEMBER 30 AND PAY

1 CLASS £60 2 CLASSES £99 3 CLASSES £126 4 CLASSES £162

For information on availability and how to pay contact davecohen58@googlemail.com

 

 CANAL MUSEUM, 12-13, New Wharf Rd KING’S CROSS, LONDON N1 9RT

All classes run from 10am-4pm and include free tea, coffee and refreshments, lunch not included. No refunds can be given. 

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