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Stand-Up Comedy Showcase
See the comedians of the future - Sunday 6th December
The latest graduates of The Comedy School's Stand-Up Course present a fantastic show of stand-up comedy hosted by professional stand-up Mr Cee

1 2 3 Impro Club
with Luke Sorba - 1st, 2nd & 3rd Wednesdays of the month.
A self-contained impro class of equal use to
Short Form and Long Form enthusiasts.

Clown & Comedy
with Mick Barnfather (Complicite & École Philippe Gaulier)
Sunday 29 November

Stand-Up Comedy Taster Workshop
Learn the elementary skills required to start being witty and developing the beginnings of a Stand-Up routine in this half-day workshop - 10am-1pm or 2-5pm
16th, 17th, 23rd, 24th, 30th, 31st January

Intensive 6 week Stand-Up Comedy
Courses in LONDON
Stand-Up Course with Showcase performances
February thru March 2016

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Introduction to Puppetry
A fun and informative introduction to the art of puppetry
for complete beginners led by Corina Bona
Sunday 28th February

Mime Workshop
with Richard Knight - a starter course in illusionary mime ideal for performers, actors and anyone who has always wanted to learn mime for themselves
Sunday 28th February

Introduction to Improvisation Course
with Luke Sorba - An Improvisation Workshop for beginners as well as old hands who wish to brush up on their existing skills - Sunday 28th February

Compère, Hosting & MC Workshop
with Leo Muhammad - Sketch Writer and Star of
BBC's The Real McCoy - Sunday 8th May

Comedy Writing Masterclass 2-Day
with Red Dwarf co-creator Rob Grant
Weekend 21st & 22nd May

Communication & Personal Impact Skills...
for Individuals, Teams & Organisations

With Keith Palmer - Director of the Comedy School
A fun, one-day event exploring how to become a more powerful and authentic communicator using comedy techniques - Tuesday 23rd February

Teamwork thru Improvisation
For people who need to think on their feet in a fast paced, changing environment - with Luke Sorba
Thursday 25th February

About The Comedy School
Projects for Young People
'It's No Joke' for Schools
Donate to Fight Knife Crime
Clown & Comedy Workshop
Stand-Up Comedy Courses
Comedy Acting for Stage
Comedy Acting for Television
Funny Theatre Acting/Performance
Acting & Auditioning - The Basics
Mime Workshop
Comedy Writing Masterclass
Compère, Hosting & MC Workshop
Improvisation 2-Day Course
Further Improvisation Skills Course
Shakespeare Comedies
Summer Programme • Ages 8-13
Puppetry for Performance
The Comedy School's Work in Prisons
Corporate Communication Skills Training
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The Comedy School is the only arts organisation of its kind in the UK which works with comedy in many different settings. We aim to raise the profile of the many uses of comedy, from stimulating personal creativity to encouraging social skills and improving literacy. We achieve this through our innovative workshop, performance and arts projects. more

The Comedy School is a non profit organisation and relies heavily on volunteers and donations. We also welcome any specialist advice or work that can be given pro-bono. Therefore if you feel you can contribute in anyway please contact us. If you would simply like to make a donation you can do this online at

P R O J E C T S   F O R   Y O U N G   P E O P L E

The Comedy School regularly runs both arts and issue based projects with young people, in schools, youth centres, in association with Youth Inclusion Projects, Youth Offending Teams and Safer Schools Teams. more

Current ongoing projects include:

I'ts No Joke
a performance and workshop project which has been developed to address the issues of anti-social behaviour and weapons related crime among young people more

Gang Busters
an interactive performance module for young people dealing with issues surrounding gangs and gun crime more

Mosiac Project
The theme is 'Say No To Guns & Gangs'. Students will learn the ancient educational art form of Mosaic to create art work which affects people's behaviour and attitude towards their environment - and to raise and promote awareness, participation and ownership of an urban environment. more

Summer Programme For Ages 8-13
Together with the Pirate Castle, The Comedy School presents a creative, challenging and fun packed week!! Activities include Acting, Improvisation, Stand Up Comedy, Mask Work, Singing, Video projects, Kayaking, Canoeing, Bell Boating, Canal Journeys more

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The Comedy School has been delivering projects within the Criminal Justice System since it was founded. We deliver workshops, residencies and shows based on performance and other arts skills to prisons, Young Offenders' Institutions and secure units. The art forms are used as educational and rehabilitative tools. All activities are devised to address the specific needs of offenders more


The Comedy School runs a number of courses open to members of the public. These courses cover stand up comedy, improvisation, comedy acting, comedy and clowning, mask work, writing and general advice on the entertainment and arts sectors. We run a one week summer course and our Funny Festival one day course in the autumn. In addition, we can arrange to visit community groups, colleges and drama schools to run programmes more

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0207 486 1844

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