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Training Center: Sketch Satire & Comedy Point Of View (Tue 5/12 – Tue 6/2) w/ Marc Warzecha
May 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm MDT
An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until June 2, 2020
This sketch comedy writing class introduces you to proven on tools and tips to generate funny and effective social and political satire based in a strong comedic point of view. If you like sketch comedy satire on shows like SNL, Chappelle’s Show, Key and Peele, Portlandia, Robot Chicken and more, this class is for you.
Marc Warzecha is a WGA Associate Member, recent writing credits include: Comedy Central’s “Detroiters”, Disney Digital, Fullscreen Live’s “InTour”, the satire “Love Factually” at the Kennedy Center in Washington DC. With The Second City comedy theatre, he is an award winning multiple-time head writer/director. Select credits: “An Evening with Martin Short” (Second City Corporate – Tour), “Twist Your Dickens”(The Kirk Douglas Theatre, Los Angeles), “War! Now in it’s 4th Smash Year!” (Second City Chicago Mainstage, Joseph Jefferson nominee: Best Director, Best Revue), Associate Artistic Director of The Second City Training Center in Hollywood. Marc’s work as a satirist was recently recognized by The Washington Post and he has been a guest on CNN’s “Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer” and NPR’s “All Things Considered.” Internationally, Marc has been a guest lecturer for the Comedy Central network in Spain (Paramount Comedy), a guest director at Yoshimoto Comedy in Tokyo Japan, and guest director of comedic ensembles throughout Norway and Latvia as a representative of the United States Embassy.