Sketch 101 Mondays 11:30am-2:30pm
Sketch 101: Sketch Comedy Writing
|Start Date||Oct 7, 2019, 11:30am|
|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
Does not meet October 14. Note: Meets on November 11, Veterans Day.
Brandon Bassham, teacher
Brandon has been at UCB since October 2006. He has studied under Chris Kula, Matt Besser, and Michael Delaney. He has been a member of the UCB house teams Choking Victim, 27 Kidneys, mixtape '98 and Gramp's. He was a member of the sketch groups Black Habanero and Bobby Chicago. He has also written for UCBcomedy, College Humor, and Above Average and written and directed the feature films Fear Town, USA and The Slashening as well as the upcoming Slashening 2 and Troma's The Tempest.
Brandon is an Inny Award winner, a 3 time ECNY Award loser, and also won some sort of award at Seattle SketchFest.