£65 – £85

Comedy Storytelling Workshop with Matt Price and We Are Funny Project

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Farr's School of Dancing

17 - 19 Dalston Lane

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E8 3DF

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The cost for the day includes a pub lunch and drink, pint or glass of wine.

£65 Early Bird price expires Monday November 6th and then jumps to £85 for late bookers.

This is a workshop for gigging comedians who want to build or improve upon their storytelling skills. By storytelling, I mean joke driven stories with a beginning, middle and a pay off at the end. If you have a look on comedycv you will see that so many acts describe themselves as having a storytelling style.

Funny stories are now even more popular than ever and form part of club sets from 5 to 20 mins and longer, as well as hour long solo shows.

There is a good reason for this - audiences love funny stories. After 5 intensive hours you will leave with a head full of ideas. The aim of the day is for you to be able to take events that have happened to you and make them funny to the audience in front of you.

Students will be provided stage time at a We Are Funny Project open mic night in the period following the class in order to apply some of what they have learned.

Matt has performed in over 30 countries, received an award nomination for a solo show in Australia, performed 5 solo shows in Edinburgh and have received many 4 and 5 stars reviews (for narrative solo shows). Matt has also received a few bad reviews over the years too, which makes him even more qualified to present a workshop of this nature. He works for most UK comedy promoters and have a reputation as being an interactive, joke based storyteller.

Matt Price in Australia 2015
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=52CfdUkQbAA

Matt Price with a weird heckler
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UX-7Su38Wlc

Here are some reviews from previous students

Neil Humphrey Matt Price is a brilliant comedian who inspires all those he teaches. I could have sat and listened to him for many hours more. A great day of learning and I look forward to being one of Matt's students again in the near future.

Joseph Stephens Very good workshop with Matt. Had a lot of food for thought after the workshop and a lot of good ideas. Highly recommended!

Laurence Hebberd I took the comedy storytelling course (run by Alfie and hosted by Matt) and it was fantastic. All the questions were answered in detail and the criticism was constructive and very useful. Everyone was treated equally, and time was taken to ensure we all felt welcome. Can't wait to do my slot now!

Janis Haves Brilliant day on Sunday at the Comedy Storytelling course. Lots of details and questions all answered. Matt is a warm, funny workshop teacher, who makes everyone feel empowered and confident. Friendly and supportive group as well. Happy to recommend you jump in and go for it. Cant wait to put what I learned into practice.

Raquel Pinto I am new to comedy, looking to become a storyteller. The Workshop on the 8/5 was immensely brainstorming, informative and reassuring. I look forward to learning more from WAFP productions and trying out my ideas on their comedy nights' stages.

Mat Wills If you need guidance like I do, then why not seek it from someone who knows what they are doing of? Matt Price is an excellent story teller and is passionate about comedy. This is shown in his teaching technique. I needed specific help in certain areas...See More

John Leaman Excellent day, and very friendly but well-structured. Useful for honing public speaking skills as well as stand-up

Suzi Wild 1) what I liked most: The question and answer session. Matt covered all the aspects of storytelling I wanted to know. He really knows his stuff and was happy to go through all the questions in depth. He was very generous with his advice and gave us tips that would take years to learn on the circuit. 2) Nothing I least liked

Arielle Souma Fabulous day class for comedians at every level.

Specific questions asked and answered as well as personal help on your own set

+Matt Price is very dedicated and accessible ...

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