Sketch 101 Tuesdays 7-10pm
Sketch 101: Sketch Comedy Writing
|Start Date||Apr 16, 2019, 7:00pm|
|Class Size||12 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
No prior sketch writing experience is necessary -- the only requirement for this class is a desire to write and learn. Students should have access to a computer and printer and be prepared to work outside of class, preparing sketches for presentation in every class. Students will be required to see two live sketch shows before the end of the course.
Class Size: 12 Students
Includes a session during Passover. Check calendar before enrolling.
Jason Shebiro, teacher
Jason Shebiro is a writer, producer, and comedian in New York City. He is currently the Director of Comedy Programming at SiriusXM Radio.
At UCB Theatre he has written for Maude Night on the teams Fambly and Alamo and directed the Maude teams Dangerous Woman, Charles, and Archnemesis. He co-wrote and directed The Pageantry of Man, which was a one man show about dudes, and co-wrote and co-starred in California, USA! which recently enjoyed a six month run at UCB Chelsea and was hailed by the NY Times as "[a] sketch show."
As a member of the Digital team Brinkman, Jason wrote and produced a number of web series for UCB Comedy including Pact, Last Two People on Earth, and Life Support.
He is an alum of NYU Film School, the NBC Page Program, and a bunch of other cool stuff, and has written for MTV2, produced and hosted for SiriusXM Radio, and has been featured on Comedy Central('s website) and IFC('s website).
Follow him on twitter @shebiro if you like following people on twitter.
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