Using the techniques of the Second City Theater Chicago, learn how to write comedy in abundance and have your scenes ready for live performance or easily translate to sitcom television. With a focus on various sketch comedy structures, you’ll practice creating various types of comedic scenes including “parody”, “clothesline”, and “fish out of water” while building and curating a sketch comedy show writing collaboratively with a writers room.
This class takes place remotely online via Zoom. Register to receive the zoom link and class instructions.
Amy Schwabauer is a Cleveland based actor and playwright. In 2017, she was named Cleveland’s Best Actress by ‘Cleveland Scene Magazine’ for her performance in her one-woman show, “This is Not About my Dead Dog”. She is a member of the Dobama Theatre Playwright’s Gym and has been a member of ‘The Midwives’ artist collective in Chicago since 2018. In 2016, she studied Sketch Comedy Writing at The Second City Theater Chicago.