Comedy Writing course
With Nick Elleray
Always wanted to give stand-up a try but never gotten on stage? This is a course for you. Over the course of five-weeks you'll build a five minute stand-up set. Using class workshops, homework and tutor feedback, you'll work on: idea generation; joke structure; editing your material; and the basics of stage technique.
About the tutor
Nick Elleray is an award-winning stand-up comic, who performs regularly at clubs in London and the South-East. Shortlisted three times for the BBC New Comedy Award, he has been a finalist in such major competitions as The NATYs; Up The Creek One To Watch; Leicester Square New Act of the Year; and Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year. Nick has been taking stand-up shows to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival since 2012, garnering great reviews - particularly for 2019's Big Nick Energy, with praise focusing on his 'savvy writing' (Chortle) and 'cracking good jokes' (Three Weeks). He also works privately on show development and joke-writing with other acts.
5 week comedy course consisting of weekly 3 hour tutor sessions taking place on a Sunday afternoon in central Hastings.
The course will start on May 14th and run each Sunday until June 11th
Spaces are limited to so if you are interested or would like to find out more please contact the team on Hastingscomedyfestival@yahoo.com