LEVITY'S COMEDY WORKSHOPS
Build your confidence, become a better public speaker, learn to write and deliver jokes. Our comedy show workshops are perfect for you if you’re new to comedy, or a practiced comedian looking to hone your craft.
Taught by seasoned professionals and delivered in an interactive, encouraging environment all of our workshops culminate in a live comedy show.
Scott Faulconbridge returns to Levity Comedy Club & Lounge with a new workshop to teach you how to develop new material and offer valuable insight into the working world of standup comedy. Whether you are completely new to stand-up comedy or you want to hone your skills, this series will help you put together a sharp and polished 5 minute stand-up comedy act in 6 weeks. The 7th week is a graduation show at Levity Comedy Club in Hamilton where you can show-off to friends and family what you have learned!
Classes will take place at Levity Comedy Club & Lounge on Wednesdays from 6-8 PM starting on Wednesday January 8th, 2020!
FIRST CLASS: Wednesday January 8th, 2020 6-8 PM
SECOND CLASS: Wednesday January 15th, 2020 6-8 PM
THIRD CLASS: Wednesday January 22nd, 2020 6-8 PM
FOURTH CLASS: Wednesday January 29th, 2020 6-8 PM
FIFTH CLASS: Wednesday February 5th, 2020 6-8 PM
SIXTH (FINAL) CLASS: Wednesday February 12th, 2020 6-8 PM
GRADUATION SHOW: Wednesday February 19th, 2020 9PM
Scott Faulconbridge has toured theatres coast to coast in both The Just For Laughs Tour ,The Investors Group National tour and opened for Howie Mandell at the National Arts Centre in Ottawa. His stories, jokes and emotional outbursts and have been heard on CBC radio for shows such as ‘The Debaters’, ‘LOL’, and ‘Day 6’. He has written for CBC’s ‘ Still Standing’ and has been seen on numerous televised comedy specials including CTV’s Comedy Now, CBC’s“Comics’, The Winnipeg Comedy Festival, The Halifax Comedy Festival and over a dozen appearances at The Internationally Acclaimed Just For Laughs Festival.
In the United States he has toured colleges and headlined the legendary Las Vegas“The Riviera” comedy club. His albums “Warn the Others” and “Scottland”are heard regularly on Sirius XM along with his numerous other recorded performances. He has been seen on numerous televised specials including NBC’s ‘Last Comic Standing’, “Friday Night Videos” and Showtime’s “Full Frontal Comedy”.
This workshop series focuses on the foundational skills needed in improvisation, while also addressing individual student needs.. All experience levels are welcome in this fun-packed 6 week workshop series.
About the Instructor:
James Butler is a Hamilton-based improviser and stand-up comedian. He has been teaching improv for years, including at: Hamilton's Staircase Theatre, London's The Grand Theatre, at Big Brothers Big Sisters Canada and more. James focuses on making improv fun and low-pressure.
Classes will take place at Levity Comedy Club & Lounge starting on Tuesday, January 7th, 2020!
CLASS ONE: Tuesday, January 7th, 2020 @ 6-8PM
CLASS TWO: Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 @ 6-8PM
CLASS ONE: Tuesday, January 21th, 2020 @ 6-8PM
CLASS ONE: Tuesday, January 28th, 2020 @ 6-8PM
CLASS ONE: Tuesday, February 4th, 2020 @ 6-8PM
CLASS ONE: Tuesday, February 11th, 2020 @ 6-8PM
Note: This workshop does not have a graduation show.
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