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 - ONLINE Wednesdays 4-7pm PT/7-10pm ET Nov 4th, 2020, 4:00pm Patrick Clair Sold Out
Sketch 101 - ONLINE Thursdays 4-7pm PT/7-10pm ET Nov 5th, 2020, 4:00pm Niccolo Aeed Sold Out
Sketch 101 - ONLINE Saturdays 9am-12pm PT/12-3pm ET Nov 7th, 2020, 9:00am Brandon Bassham Sold Out
Sketch 101 - ONLINE Thursdays noon-3pm PT/3-6pm ET Nov 12th, 2020, 12:00pm Sarah Smallwood Parsons Sold Out
Sketch 101 - ONLINE Sundays 11am-2pm PT/2-5pm ET Nov 15th, 2020, 11:00am Kerry McGuire Course Details
Sketch 101 - ONLINE Mondays noon-3pm PT/3-6pm ET Nov 16th, 2020, 12:00pm Brandon Bassham Course Details
Sketch 101 - ONLINE Mondays 4-7pm PT/7-10pm ET Nov 23rd, 2020, 4:00pm Niccolo Aeed 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 - ONLINE Wednesdays 4-7pm PT/7-10pm ET Nov 4th, 2020, 4:00pm Marina Tempelsman Course Details
Sketch 201 - ONLINE ONLINE Saturdays 11:30am PT/2:30pm ET Nov 7th, 2020, 11:30am Rachael Mason Sold Out
Sketch 201 - ONLINE Sundays 10am PT/1pm ET Nov 8th, 2020, 10:00am Brandon Bassham Sold Out
Sketch 201 - ONLINE Sundays 11am-2pm PT/2-5pm ET Dec 6th, 2020, 11:00am Eric Scott Course Details
Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 301 ONLINE Thursdays 4-7pm PT/7-10pm ET Nov 5th, 2020, 4:00pm Patrick Clair Course Details
Sketch 301 ONLINE Saturdays 3-6pm PT/6-9pm ET Nov 7th, 2020, 3:00pm Kerry McGuire Course Details
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