LA Sketch Program

level image Sketch 101 through Sketch 301 make up our core Sketch Program. In these courses you will learn to write sketches in a variety of formats, working alone or with others while focusing on finding the "game" of your sketches.

Successful completion of Sketch 301 allows you to apply for our Advanced Study program. For information on how to apply for the Advanced Study Sketch program go here.

This class introduces the basics of how to write comedic sketches, including finding the game of your sketch, writing in different formats (commercial parody, topical, etc). Students will be expected to write sketches outside of class.

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 101 Thursdays 7-10pm Jan 9th, 2020, 7:00pm Eric Scott Sold Out
Sketch 101 Saturdays 11:30am-2:30pm Jan 11th, 2020, 11:30am Rachael Mason Course Details
Sketch 101 Tuesdays 7-10pm Jan 14th, 2020, 7:00pm Mark Rennie Course Details
Sketch 101 Sundays 11-2pm Jan 19th, 2020, 11:00am Eric Scott Course Details

In this class, learn the skills needed in a writer's room. In addition to continuing work on sketches in general, learn more about pitching, brainstorming, packets, and desk pieces.

Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 201 Saturdays 3-6pm Jan 11th, 2020, 3:00pm Brad Evans Course Details
Sketch 201 Mondays 7-10pm Jan 13th, 2020, 7:00pm Jesse Esparza Course Details
Sketch 201 Saturdays 11-2pm Jan 25th, 2020, 11:00am Jesse Esparza Course Details
Sketch 201 Wednesdays 6-9pm Jan 29th, 2020, 6:00pm Brad Evans Course Details
Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 301 Saturdays 2:30-5:30pm Jan 11th, 2020, 2:30pm Kerry McGuire Sold Out
Sketch 301 Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm Jan 16th, 2020, 6:30pm Mark Rennie Sold Out
Sketch 301 Sundays 12-3pm Jan 26th, 2020, 12:00pm Kevin Pedersen Sold Out
Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Advanced Study Writing Mondays 7-10pm Jan 6th, 2020, 7:00pm Matt Price Course Details
Advanced Study Sketch Saturdays 3-6pm Jan 11th, 2020, 3:00pm Tim Neenan Course Details
Advanced Study Sketch Wednesdays 7-10pm Jan 15th, 2020, 7:00pm Rich Talarico Course Details
Advanced Study Sketch Sunday noon-3pm (ONE-DAY WKSP) Jan 19th, 2020, 12:00pm Dannah Phirman Sold Out