Stand Up 1: Fundamentals
Fight the fear and learn how comedians make one of the scariest pursuits look so effortless. Put together your stand-up comedy toolbox using improvisation, storytelling, clown and writing workshops. Equip yourself with the tools required to crack up your audience, experiment with styles and techniques and discover the tricks and secrets behind the performance to transform yourself to be the funniest you can be. You will write your own material and learn how to deliver it.
Marcel Blanch- de Wilt is a stand-up comedian and improviser. In 2011 he entered the world of stand-up comedy and was nominated for Best Newcomer at the Adelaide Comedy Awards, as well as winning a place in the state finals of the Raw Comedy Competition. He has produced four stand-up shows and performed at the Melbourne Comedy Festival, Sydney Comedy Festival, Sydney Fringe and Bondi Feast. Marcel is a regular MC and has hosted some of the best comedy shows across Adelaide, Sydney, Perth and Melbourne. He has performed in Hobart, Perth, Newcastle, Wollongong, Canberra, London, Wellington and Chicago. He has supported such names as Dilruk Jayasinha, Dave Hughes, Celia Pacquola, Claire Hooper and more.
This class runs for nine weeks; eight weeks of classes followed by a grad show in the ninth week.
Classes meet once a week for 2.5 hours.
Registration is $460.