(7845) Sketch Elective Saturdays 3:15-6:15pm Leslie Meisel
Sketch Elective: Special Sketch Class
- Must have previous UCBT class experience. See course description below for details.
- Saturdays 3:15-6:15pm
- Start Date
- Sat December 8, 2012, 3:15pm EST
Acting for Sketch Workshop
Practice being awesome via a script. In this two-session workshop, you bring in a memorized piece (character, monologue, sketch) and gets notes on performing it more strongly. Week two you perform an assignment given to you in week one!
Pre-requisite: Completion of Improv 201 or Sketch 101
Leslie Meisel, Teacher
She started studying improv with Martin de Maat at the Second City NYTC. In 2001, she became a cast member of The Second City Business Theatre: NY Company. Her training continued at the UCBT where she performed on two Harold teams: Dr. Awesome & The RRRRRRockets, the Maude UCB sketch team THUNDER GULCH and The Skuntz, Played Joe Cojullio in "Cojullios' Pizza" and has also performed in Absolutely Nothing with Chris Kelly.
Leslie's first solo show You Never Know was listed as "One of the best shows of 2005 along side Jersey Boys and Pillowman".
2010-2011 she starred in Love Can Suck A Dick...And So Can I! w/ Megan Neuringer as her broken heart. Its a "one-woman" show co-created by Leslie and Megan (written by Megan with Material/Characters by Leslie) all about how much love sucks a big 'ol dong. The show and had a year long run at UCBT and also sold out at UCBLA.
Recent Credits: (TV) - "40" (HBO Pilot created and written by Doug Ellin), 30 Rock, Law and Order SVU, Bored to Death, 4th Floor (Pilot) / (Film) - Bachelorette, Bert and Arnie's Guide to Friendship, Wifed Out, Layla Project,.
This Course is Completed.