Stand-up comedy is a comic style in which a comedian performs in front of a live audience, usually speaking directly to them. In stand-up comedy, the comedian usually recites a grouping of humorous stories, jokes and one-liners typically called a monologue, routine or act.
Agenda for practice Session:
6:00 - 6:30 : Networking and Introduction with other comedians.
6:30 - 6:45 : Standup Comedy Games.
6:45 - 7:00 : Educational Session on Comedy.
7:00 - 7:15 : Script Writing.
7:15 - 8:15 : Open Mic Session.
8:15 - 8:30 : Feedback and Discussion.
Standup Comedy Games:
Games to think and act comedy
Educational Session on Comedy:
What is standup comedy and types? How to get inspired to do comedy? How to choose topic for comedy script? How to write a comedy script? What is setup and punchline? What are the different ways of creating setup and punchline? What are different types of comedy twists/punchlines? What are the different tools of comedy? How to Add Attitude in Joke? How to play with words? How to understand a working joke? What are different methods of writing content? How to write a comedy script with joke formula. What is the mindset of a comedian? How to handle hecklers? How to retain the punch line and change the setup? How to use call back? How to understand style of other comedians? How to know what i don't know in comedy? How to get inspired when no one is laughing at your jokes? how to do rehearsals? why joke timing is important? how to add surprise element? How to create your own style in comedy? How to write one premise + multiple punch lines.
Writing a new script by adding the new Learning.
Open Mic Session:
Everyone will get a chance to test your old or newly written script for 5 - 10 Mins.