Sketch 301 Tuesdays 3-6pm
Sketch 301: Writing a Sketch Show
|Prerequisites||Completion of Sketch 201 within previous two years|
|Start Date||Feb 5, 2019, 3:00pm|
|Class Size||8 students|
|Sessions||8 sessions, 3 hours each|
|Tech Rehearsal||Mar 27, 2019, 3:00pm - 6:00pm|
|Performance||Mar 27, 2019, 6:30pm|
Students will be expected to devote time to writing and rewriting material outside of class. Students will also get the experience of rehearsing, blocking, and producing sketches for the stage.
The culmination of Sketch 301 will be the performance of a sketch show comprised of student-generated material.
PLEASE NOTE: Students will be writing for a predetermined cast, not for themselves. The focus of the class is on writing, rewriting and producing sketches for the stage.
Sketch 301 also includes a mandatory Tech Rehearsal before the final performance. Students must be available to attend the Tech Rehearsal
in order to participate in the show and pass the course. Please check to make sure that you available for the tech rehearsal before signing up for the course.
Students must bring a sketch to the FIRST session of class. This sketch should be written for the stage and no longer than four pages. This first sketch should be written utilizing the concept of the "Game of the Scene," taught in Sketch 101 and Sketch 201. Students should be prepared to devote time outside of class to completing new writing assignments for every session.
Students will be required to see two scripted shows at the UCB Theatre before the end of the course.
Class Size: 8 Students
Please note all tuition payments include a $35 non-refundable registration processing fee.
Class meets at UCB Sunset Training Center; Room #215
Adam McCabe, teacher
Adam McCabe is a writer/performer/teacher/director at the Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre Los Angeles.
His UCB credits include vet house team, Bangarang!, multiple one-man shows, Maude Night, Harold Night and an infinite amount of bit shows.
Outside of UCB, Adam has written, acted and directed for all of the greatest networks, studios and comedians in the world.
He also co-hosts the #1 horror-comedy podcast in the galaxy, HORNY 4 HORROR, with Betsy Sodaro and Mano Agapion!
Adam has performed in The Del Close Marathon in NY, SketchfestNYC, Chicago Sketchfest, Out of Bounds Comedy Festival in Austin, SF Sketchfest and many other fun/terrifying places.
Catch Adam at UCB Franklin every week with Bangarang!!