Upright Citizens Brigade Improvisation and Sketch Comedy Training Center

(8677) Del Close Marathon Workshop Saturday noon-3pm Alex Fernie


Del Close Marathon Workshop: Special Marathon Workshop

Prerequisites
May require previous UCB class experience. See course description below for details.
Scheduled
Saturday noon-3pm
Start Date
Sat June 29, 2013, 12:00pm EDT
Price
$50.00


Prerequisite: Completed or currently enrolled in Improv 201 or out-of town performer.*

SPECIAL DCM WORKSHOP: Play Smarter with Alex Fernie

We'll focus on using what you know to help play to the top of your intelligence in all of your scene work.  We'll cover identifying and naming game and using specifics based on the information that you have floating around in your brain to drive your scenes to make you and your fellow improvisers look like geniuses.


PLEASE NOTE: THERE ARE NO REFUNDS FOR THESE DCM WORKSHOPS. READ THE POLICY CAREFULLY BEFORE REGISTERING AND ENROLLING!

Maximum class size is 16.

* You must be listed on the DCM website as a performer in a group from out of town to enroll.  The registrar will check for your name and if you are not listed when you enroll, you will be removed from the workshop and lose $50.

Alex Fernie, Teacher

Alex Fernie has been performing and taking classes at UCBTLA since 2006. He's studied with Matt Walsh, Ian Roberts and Matt Besser of the Upright Citizens Brigade plus Seth Morris and Chad Carter, among others. He started improvising in high school in Providence, RI. He continued to perform regularly while attending Vassar College until moving to Los Angeles in 2004.

He currently performs in the weekly shows Convoy (which has been named best improv show in Los Angeles by LA Weekly) and Sentimental Lady: Guilty Pleasures. He has appeared in and/or written for many shows at the theater, including ASSSSCAT, Smug Rock Nation, Comedy Death-Ray, Thirty:30, Crash Test, CDR Sketch, Quick and Dirty Musicals, and Thirty:30. He has worked as a writer/director for Funny or Die as well as for Adult Swim's NTSF:SD:SUV:: and Newsreaders. He has created several television pilots for Comedy Central, Amazon Studios and FX in addition to appearing in front of the camera on FX's Terriers, TBS's Conan, Comedy Central's Key & Peele and Reno 911!,  and more.

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