NY Sketch Program

level image Sketch 101 through Sketch 301 make up our core Sketch Program. In these courses you will learn to write sketches in a variety of formats, working alone or with others while focusing on finding the "game" of your sketches.

Successful completion of Sketch 301 allows you to apply for our Advanced Study program. For information on how to apply for the Advanced Study Sketch program go here.

This class introduces the basics of how to write comedic sketches, including finding the game of your sketch, writing in different formats (commercial parody, topical, etc). Students will be expected to write sketches outside of class.

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 101 Thursdays 3:30-6:30pm Jan 30th, 2020, 3:30pm Hunter Nelson Course Details
Sketch 101 Sundays 11:45am-2:45pm Feb 2nd, 2020, 11:45am Jon Bershad Course Details
Sketch 101 Mondays 3:30-6:30pm Feb 3rd, 2020, 3:30pm Patrick Clair Course Details
Sketch 101 Thursdays 7-10pm Feb 6th, 2020, 7:00pm Niccolo Aeed Sold Out
Sketch 101 Wednesdays 3:30-6:30pm Feb 12th, 2020, 3:30pm Susan Casey Course Details
Sketch 101 Tuesdays 7-10pm Feb 18th, 2020, 7:00pm Jason Sweeten Sold Out
Sketch 101 Wednesdays 7-10pm Feb 19th, 2020, 7:00pm Marina Tempelsman Course Details
Sketch 101 Sundays 3-6pm Feb 23rd, 2020, 3:00pm Marshall Stratton Course Details
Sketch 101 Sundays 6:30-9:30pm Feb 23rd, 2020, 6:30pm Matt Gehring Course Details
Sketch 101 Mondays 7-10pm Mar 2nd, 2020, 7:00pm Jon Bander Sold Out

In this class, learn the skills needed in a writer's room. In addition to continuing work on sketches in general, learn more about pitching, brainstorming, packets, and desk pieces.

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 201 Mondays 3:15-6:15pm Jan 27th, 2020, 3:15pm Brandon Bassham Course Details
Sketch 201 Wednesdays 7-10pm Feb 5th, 2020, 7:00pm Susan Casey Sold Out
Sketch 201 Mondays 7-10pm Feb 10th, 2020, 7:00pm Brandon Bassham Sold Out
Sketch 201 Tuesdays 3:30-6:30pm Mar 3rd, 2020, 3:30pm Susan Casey Course Details
Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 301 Sundays 6:30-9:30pm Feb 2nd, 2020, 6:30pm Georgie Aldaco Course Details
Sketch 301 Wednesdays 3-6pm Feb 12th, 2020, 3:00pm Madalyn Baldanzi Sold Out
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