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Cumbria School of Comedy

14 November, 2019 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until 28 November, 2019

Cumbria School of Comedy 1

The Cumbria School of Comedy presents the 6 week ‘Write up, Stand up and Perform’ comedy course taking place from October to November that is tailored for you to learn new skills, step out of your comfort zone, get motivated to write something to perform and have a really good laugh doing it.

The course is broken down to the following dates:

Week 1 – Thursday 17 October – Finding material and getting ideas.

Week 2 – Thursday 24 October – Improvisation and generating comedic material.

No course on Halloween night

Week 3 – Thursday 7 November – Deciding on material and what you would like to present. 1-2-1 time to go over what you would like to achieve.

Week 4 – Thursday 14 November – Working on performance techniques and editing material.

Week 5 – Thursday 21 November – Working on material and practice for live performance

Week 6 is Performance night – 28 November – Open to friends and family (invite only)

The course takes place from 7-9.30pm.

On the perfomance night you will perform your first 5 minutes of stand up, read a funny story, script, character or any other piece of comedy material. Friends and family wil be able to come along to the bar and see your work.

You will also be given homework between the weeks. All levels of experience welcome including absolute beginners. Places are limited to 10 people.

How much is it?

£150 Full Price or £120 for Students / OAP / Low Income

That works out at £25/£20 per evening.

Can I pay in installments?

Yes, If you would like to arrange a payment plan get in touch to see what’s available and you can also pay directly through bank transfer to save on ticket fees.

If you would like to know more about the course or the payment options just email Jane at


Laurel and Hardy Museum
Brogden Street
Ulverston, Cumbria LA12 7AH United Kingdom
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01229 582292

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