Advanced Sketch Workshop Sunday 11am-2pm

Advanced Sketch Workshop:

Prerequisites Accepted into Advanced Sketch
Scheduled Sunday 11am-2pm
Start Date Mar 3, 2019, 11:00am
Price $20
Class Size 12 students
Practice Session Mar 3, 2019, 11:00am - 2:00pm


Writing on a TV Staff with Dannah Phirman
This three hour class
will offer practical tips and advice on getting a staff writing job and
what to do once you get it. It will cover making your submission stand
out from the crowd, writers’ room terminology, do's and don’t's in the
room, pitching story ideas and punching up jokes.


Class meets at UCB Sunset Training Center; Room #230



All tuition payments include a $35 non-refundable registration processing fee.




Dannah Phirman, teacher

Dannah Phirman Writer and performer Dannah Phirman is the co-creator, executive producer and star of Hulu’s The Hotwives series. She's written on NBC’s Marry Me and Telenovela and It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia for F/X. She voiced the titled character on the long running PBS series WordGirl and starred on Adult Swim’s Newsreaders. She has appeared on Late Night with Conan O’Brien and Mad TV. Feature film writing credits with writing partner Danielle Schneider include Beverly Hills Chihuahua 2 for Disney, Catfight for Newline and Boys Are Stupid, Throw Rocks at Them for Universal Studios.  

Dannah has grown accustomed to apologizing for the pronunciation of her name and would like to publicly blame her parents for spelling "Donna" wrong.   

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