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EXCLUSIVE - How to Write a One Woman Comedy Show 6 Week Course

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Has it always been your dream to write your own one woman comedy show? Maybe you don't know where to start?

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New 6 Week Course for 2021!

Have you always wanted to explore writing your own one woman comedy show? Have you got ideas but don't know what to do with them? Wondering how an Edinburgh fringe show is put together and what is involved? Or, are you struggling to write alone and need some support?

If so, this intensive 6 week workshop gives you all the tools to get writing your own show and gives you help with everything that is involved.

There is no other workshop like this available in the UK that takes you through everything step by step. This workshop will saves you time and money. Plus, you will get feedback on the show you are wanting to write and support from the group. Often it is hard to work alone and not have anyone to bounce ideas off.

Now is the perfect time to start writing your own show! We need comedy more than ever.

Over the 6 weeks the workshop includes:

✅ How to put your ideas together for a show

✅ Setting out your intentions and goals

✅ Tools for story telling and story structure

✅ How to explore themes and stories

✅ Tools for writing

✅ Creating a timetable

✅ Exploring your relationshop with the Audience

✅ Marketing and Promotion

✅ Financing your show / Crowdfunding

✅ Branding yourself / PR and Press releases

✅ Poster & Flyer Designs

✅ Making a website and using social media

✅ Booking Venues

✅ Mental health and self care

✅ Building an audience

✨ Bonus stuff ✨

✅ Which are the best Facebook groups to join to get details of competitons and new material gigs

✅ Using social media to network and promote yourself

✅ Great social media sites to follow

✅ A list of the best comedy books

✅ The best podcasts for research and inspiration

✅ Best online resources to take your comedy to the next level including websites and Youtube channels

✅ Details of competitions and writing opportunities

✨ Who is Jane?✨

I'm a multi-comedy award finalist who has had sell out runs of my one woman shows at Brighton and Edinburgh Fringe Festivals over the last five years. My shows have appeared at Brighton Fringe, Edinburgh Fringe and the Women in Comedy Festival. I've also been heard on BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio Cumbria and BBC Radio Extra.

I ran a successful comedy night in Brighton for three years and produce a couple of comedy podcasts. I have done full one woman comedy character shows and I do straight stand up. I also do voice acting for radio plays and voice over.

I also have over 15 years of experience working in marketing and social media which will help you promote your show and yourself as a brand.

During the workshop you will be able to ask me any questions about the industry and have some 1-2-1 time to talk about any creative projects or get some advice for your own career. I share all my experience and secrets about the comedy industry - (Most of which I wish I'd been told when i started out.)

I've taught hundreds of people across the UK and internationally to help them get on their comedy path. My workshop students have gone on to do stand up, win comedy competitions, write one woman shows, write children's books and write scripts / sketches.

You can find out more about me at www.jane-postlethwaite.com

What do others say?

"Amazing workshop! After about 15 minutes I felt connected with everyone in the workshop. I learnt so much and was so excited to start writing my own comedy material" - Natasha R

"I got the confidence to start doing stand up! Thank you so much for teaching me and for the ongoing support" - Alex B

"Thanks for a brilliant workshop! Great bunch of people - I'm still laughing now. Highly recommend!" - Sarah K

✨When is the workshop?✨

Week 1 - Tuesday 4 May 2021 from 7-9.30pm

Week 2 - Tuesday 11 May 7-9.30pm

Week 3 - Tuesday 18 May 7-9.30pm

Week 4 - Tuesday 25 May 7-9.30pm

Week 5 - Tuesday 1 June 7-9.30pm

Week 6 - Final date Tuesday 8 June 7-9.30pm

By the end of the course you will have all the elements ready to be able to sign up for a festival / put on your own show.

Please note: You will get homework between the sessions and weekly feedback.

On Zoom - sign in details are send a few days before the event.

✨Cost for intensive training ✨

£250 full price or £220 for students / low income / OAP / NHS.

This is an investment in your comedy career and taking your comedy show forward. This workshop will save you so much time and money in the long run.

Only 8 places available per course. These fill up very fast so book your place asap. This workshop only takes place a couple of times a year.

PLEASE NOTE: There are no refunds for this workshop. If you are ill your place will roll over to the next workshop on the same subject. Also, no refunds will be given if you have attended the workshop.

Can I book directy?

Yes, If you would like to book directly you can email to plan to book by bank transfer or Paypal at info@comedy-workshops.com Payment plans are available for anyone wanting to split the costs. Email for details.

Make sure to check out the other comedy workshops on offer at www.facebook.com/writesomecomedy

This course is open to anyone who identifies as a woman or non-binary.

*Only ever buy tickets through Eventbrite or directly from the official email - never ever buy off a third party who claims to have spare tickets as they don't have them.

Any other questions get in touch.

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