Heat Wave Class Sale!

Happy Heat Wave! Y’all know the best way to cool off is to jump into an ice cold SALE on ALL OF OUR CLASSES!

Today only, you can get a whopping 20% OFF ALL CLASSES at Good Good Comedy Theatre. Just enter the discount code HEATWAVE at checkout.

Sale ends at midnight, so act quick! Get a class, bring it to your BBQs, throw it on the grill and enjoy with friends!

Check out all our classes on sale below, then click ENROLL NOW and enter code HEATWAVE at checkout for an extra 20% off!


IMPROV: LEVEL ONE
w/ Shannon Fahey
In this six-week class, you will learn the basics of improvised comedy in a fun and supportive space. This course aims to teach you the fundamentals of improv, build your confidence on stage and gives you the tools to collaborate and create comedic scenes with others.

ABOUT THE TEACHER
Shannon Fahey has been studying and performing theater and improv for over 5 years. She has studied improv at The Second City Chicago and received a BFA in Theatre from The University of the Arts. She is a performer on the long-form improv group Hooch and the weekly sketch show Darlings at Good Good Comedy Theatre.

 

Mondays  |  7/9 – 8/13  | 7:30 PM to 9:30 | $149 $119

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PRODUCING A COMEDY SHOW
w/ Kate Banford

In this six-week class, students will be taken from the pitching phase all the way through the final product – a staging of their own unique live comedy show. You will learn how to structure a comedy show creatively, effectively promote your own individual show, and meet a ton of great new people along the way.

Upon completion of the class, each student will mount their own original 30-minute show on the Good Good Comedy Theatre stage (and profits from the show will be shared with the student).

PLUS: Students receive free entry to Good Good Comedy Theatre shows for the duration of the class.

ABOUT THE TEACHER
Kate Banford is the co-founder of Good Good Comedy Theatre and Five Dollar Comedy Week, Philly’s largest independent comedy festival. Kate hosts and produces dozens of shows throughout the cityIn 2015, she was nominated as Comedy Act of the Year on Philebrity and was recently named on a list of “Who’s Next in the Arts” by BillyPenn.

Tuesdays  |  7/10 – 8/14  |  7 PM to 9 PM | $149 $119

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IMPROV: LEVEL ONE
w/ Erika May-McNichol

In this six-week class, you will learn the basics of improvised comedy in a fun and supportive space. This course aims to teach you the fundamentals of improv, build your confidence on stage and gives you the tools to collaborate and create comedic scenes with others.

ABOUT THE TEACHER
Erika May McNichol has been performing, directing and writing for 18+ years. Her comedy career started in Chicago where she trained and performed at Second City, Improv Olympic (IO) and ComedySportz. She’s been teaching since 2006 and is a founding faculty member of ColdTowne Theater in Austin, where she taught hundreds of students confidence, collaboration and finding their comedic voice.

Sundays | 7/22 – 8/26 | 12 PM to 2 PM | $149 $119

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SKETCH COMEDY:  LEVEL ONE
w/ Sean Keegan-Landis

This is a class on understanding and creating sketch comedy (the sort seen on Saturday Night Live, Chappelle’s Show, or Inside Amy Schumer). Throughout the course, you will develop multiple skills related to dissecting and drafting sketches. Each week, you will analyze existing sketches that you watch or read. You will learn techniques for developing, pitching, and fleshing out sketch ideas. You will also consistently create and revise full sketches, and workshop these sketches with Sean and classmates.

ABOUT THE TEACHER
Sean Keegan-Landis is a sketch comedy writer, performer, teacher, and director. He has written and performed sketches with American Breakfast and the acclaimed sketch group The Flat Earth. His sketch video Burr was featured on Nerdist, Maximum Fun and was named one of the Funniest Moments of 2014 by the Huffington Post. He has studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in NYC and taken workshops with Kevin MacDonald (Kids in the Hall), Christine Nangle (Inside Amy Schumer, Saturday Night Live), and Michael Delaney (Veep, The Other Guys). When not doing comedy, Sean teaches philosophy at Rowan University and Widener University.

Sundays  |  8/12 – 9/16  | 2:30 PM to 4:30 PM | $149 $119

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SKETCH COMEDY:  LEVEL TWO
w/ Sean Keegan-Landis

This is a class on understanding and creating sketch comedy (the sort seen on Saturday Night Live, Chappelle’s Show, or Inside Amy Schumer). Throughout the course, you will develop multiple skills related to dissecting and drafting sketches. Each week, you will analyze existing sketches that you watch or read. You will learn techniques for developing, pitching, and fleshing out sketch ideas. You will also consistently create and revise full sketches, and workshop these sketches with Sean and classmates.

ABOUT THE TEACHER
Sean Keegan-Landis is a sketch comedy writer, performer, teacher, and director. He has written and performed sketches with American Breakfast and the acclaimed sketch group The Flat Earth. His sketch video Burr was featured on Nerdist, Maximum Fun and was named one of the Funniest Moments of 2014 by the Huffington Post. He has studied at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre in NYC and taken workshops with Kevin MacDonald (Kids in the Hall), Christine Nangle (Inside Amy Schumer, Saturday Night Live), and Michael Delaney (Veep, The Other Guys). When not doing comedy, Sean teaches philosophy at Rowan University and Widener University.

Pre-req: To enroll you must have completed Sketch Level One at any comedy theater.

Wednesdays  |  10/3 –11/7  | 7 PM to 9 PM | $149 $119

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IMPROV: LEVEL TWO
w/ Shannon Fahey

In this six-week class we will learn how to perform “game” or finding what’s funny in a scene, second beats, and heightening a scene to its full comedic potential. Students will also focus on creating engaging relationship driven comedic scenes that are sustainable and memorable.

Upon completion of the class, students will perform a half hour improvised show.

ABOUT THE TEACHER
Shannon Fahey has been studying and performing theater and improv for over 5 years. She has studied improv at The Second City Chicago and received a BFA in Theatre from The University of the Arts. She is a performer on the long-form improv group Hooch and the weekly sketch show Darlings.

Pre-req: To enroll you must have completed Improv Level One at any comedy theater.

Sundays  |  10/28 – 12/2  | 12 PM to 2 PM | $149 $119

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