Comedy & Humor Writing

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In this fun and interactive workshop we will focus on the basic structure and styles used in different forms of comedy writing. Working independently and collaboratively, each participant will create a unique humorous story or personal essay, a comedy sketch for the stage, and even a short original stand-up comedy routine.

LIVE VIDEO CONFERENCE: This workshop will be held via our online video conferencing platform, Zoom. The dates and times will remain the same. You can view brief tutorials on using the platform here. Shortly before the start date participants will recieve an email with login info. Please check your spam if you don’t see it.

About Sheila Wenz

Sheila Wenz is a comedian and comedy writer who has appeared on NBC, A&E, Comedy Central and The Lifetime Network. In Los Angeles she worked on a variety of television series and films at CBS, ABC, Columbia Pictures, MGM, Warner Bros., Disney and on the writing staff at NBC's Stage One on "The Tonight Show." Since coming to the DC area just a few years ago, she founded her own comedy school, “Stand-Up Studios” and has conducted more than 100 comedy workshops and produced 200 live stand-up shows.  She introduced her comedy writing and performance programs to Montgomery College and is now a part time faculty instructor at various campuses. She also introduced the first comedy youth program for Montgomery County and is a guest artist at the Screen Actors Guild. More about her at:


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