Edmonton / YEG - Weekend - FunnyFest Comedy Workshop - Laugh & Learn Funny

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Edmonton / YEG - Weekend - FunnyFest Comedy Workshop - Laugh & Learn Funny

Stand Up COMEDY Workshop - WEEKEND COURSE - Learn 200 performance techniques AND 30 Writing Tips - MAY 6 and 7 - 10am to 4pm -EDMONTON / YEG

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Royal Hotel West Edmonton 10010 - 178 Street NW Edmonton, AB T5S 1T3 Canada

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"FunnyFest Comedy: Stand Up Comedy & Writing  Workshop" 

Presented by 23rd Annual FunnyFest COMEDY SOCIETY

Comedy Workshop -  Stand Up Comedy 101 – The Secrets of Stand Up Comedy -  WEEKEND COURSE @ 11 am to 4 pm, for 2 DAYS from Saturday, MAY 6 AND Sunday, MAY 7, 2023, in EDMONTON, Alberta (With a professional, public attending GRADUATION SHOWCASE held on SUNDAY @ 5 pm)

 You will LEARN --- Over 200 performance techniques AND 30 comedy writing methods!

4 Packages:

1. FULL WEEKEND @ 10 am to 4 pm

2. 1 Day - Saturday @ 10 am to 4 pm

3. 2 Day - FULL WEEKEND with Hotel Package x 2 nights, with Training from Saturday & Sunday @ 11 am to 4 pm

A. Choose Checking in on Friday (checking out Sunday) 

B. Choose Checking in on Saturday (checking out Monday)

4. 3 Day - FULL WEEKEND with Hotel Package x 3 nights checking in on Friday  (checking out Monday) with Training from Saturday & Sunday @ 10 am to 4 pm

 FunnyFest Comedy is offering a one-of-a-kind comedy workshop in a VERY supportive environment. The FunnyFest Comedy Workshop has a 100% satisfaction rating!

 Students talking about the FunnyFest Comedy Workshop - Stand up Comedy and Comedy writing course --- Testimonials 2022: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KaOnBg1DXr4

The FunnyFest Comedy Workshop interdisciplinary approach: 1. The unique language of Stand Up Comedy; 2. Comedy writing techniques galore – The foundation of all great comedy; 3. Public speaking.


•  Do you want to learn how to be funny?


•  Do you want to improve your public speaking?

•  Do you want to learn the unique art stand up comedy and how to write comedy?

•  Do you want to learn the SECRETS OF STAND UP COMEDY so you can be an awesome presenter?

Then take the FunnyFest Comedy Workshop - Stand Up Comedy / Comedy Writing opportunity to "laugh & learn"! 

The FunnyFest Comedy Workshop includes:

A.      All course support materials;

B.      COMEDY WRITING short cuts galore;

C. In class video with comprehensive critique;

D.      After the workshop you will perform comedy at a live show in front of supportive people who want to see you succeed! There will be 2 headline comics to bookend the show - 1 as the MC and 1 as the Closer. Date and Time voted on by class. *** You receive $100 in FREE tickets to invite your supporters ***;

E.     A maximum of 10 persons per class;

F. $500 in tickets to attend the Calgary Comedy Festival or a FUNNYFEST Comedy Tour show near you;

G. Opportunity to compete in the 23rd Annual FUNNYFEST Comedy COMPETITION, April, 2023.

The course is taught by Stu Hughes --- A seasoned headliner. Stu has Produced of over 2000 comedy shows; A performer who wanted to give back to the community. Stu painstakingly wrote the 200 page course and included 30 writing methods. The course is comprehensive and practical --- You will be able to apply all the new skills and techniques you learn immediately. 

Stu Hughes is Over-the-top funny! A real and genuine a comic, with an effortless ability to keep the audience glued to the non-stop action.  Stu is the mad genius behind the 22nd Annual FunnyFest Calgary Comedy Festival and a 20 year veteran of stand up comedy.

Your investment is ONLY: A. $399 1 day; B. Early Bird $489 2 day; C. $589 2 day; D. $889 full weekend with 2 nights hotel; E. $989 full weekend with 3 nights hotel.

VENUE: Royal Hotel West Edmonton, 10010 - 178 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5S 1T3

FunnyFest Comedy delivers all things funny & teaches funny.

Contact us for more information:

A. EMAIL --- tickets AT funnyfest.com

B. Office: 403 228 7888

More info or buy FUNNYFEST Comedy Workshop: https://funnyfest-comedy-workshop-weekend-edmonton.eventbrite.ca

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Do I require any experience performing comedy or writing comedy?