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 Saturdays 3-6pm Oct 26th, 2019, 3:00pm Brad Evans Sold Out
Sketch 101 Saturdays 11am-2pm Nov 9th, 2019, 11:00am Kerry McGuire Course Details
Sketch 101 Tuesdays 6:30-9:30pm Nov 12th, 2019, 6:30pm Lee Rubenstein Course Details
Sketch 101 Wednesdays 7-10pm Nov 13th, 2019, 7:00pm Rachael Mason Course Details
Sketch 101 Sundays 2:30-5:30pm Nov 17th, 2019, 2:30pm Eric Scott Course Details
Sketch 101 Mondays 6:30-9:30pm Nov 25th, 2019, 6:30pm Eric Scott Course Details
Sketch 101 Tuesdays 3-6pm Nov 26th, 2019, 3:00pm Ryan Rosenberg Course Details
Sketch 101 Thursdays 7-10pm Dec 5th, 2019, 7:00pm Lee Rubenstein 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 11-2pm Nov 9th, 2019, 11:00am Jesse Esparza Course Details
Sketch 201 Wednesdays 6-9pm Nov 13th, 2019, 6:00pm Brad Evans Sold Out
Sketch 201 Sundays 3-6pm Nov 17th, 2019, 3:00pm Rachael Mason Course Details
Sketch 201 Tuesdays 7-10pm Dec 3rd, 2019, 7:00pm Kerry McGuire Course Details
Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Sketch 301 Thursdays 6:30-9:30pm Nov 7th, 2019, 6:30pm Mark Rennie Course Details
Sketch 301 Sundays 12-3pm Nov 17th, 2019, 12:00pm Kevin Pedersen Sold Out
Level Day / Time Start Date Teacher Actions
Advanced Study Sketch Saturdays 3-6pm Oct 19th, 2019, 3:00pm Tim Neenan Course Details
Advanced Study Sketch Mon & Thurs 3-6pm Oct 28th, 2019, 3:00pm Beth Appel Course Details