Saturday 7/10 – Saturday 8/14

Requirements: 18+, Basic Editing Skills AND Improv or Sketch Experience

ONLY 6 TOTAL SEATS!! $249

In this 6-week, hands-on course, you will produce your own sketch alongside students and build a sketch show from scratch. We are going to take your pitch to the final product! Along the way we will learn some fundamentals of production like, finding the game in your script, outlining a shot list, casting, how to market your sketch on social media and more. How do we create a sketch or a show in 2021 with limited time and resources? This class will help answer that! By the end of this class, you will have a finished product and the confidence to keep creating!

Calendar for Advanced Sketch: Pitch to Product

Location

ZOOM

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A URL will be emailed after you register.

Instructor

Sean Christian Taylor @schristiantaylor (Artistic Team The Pit) started producing original work with the renowned narrative theater group Voices of the South in Memphis, TN.

For almost 8 years the Peoples Improv Theater (New York, NY) has been home.

Sean received his BFA from the University of Memphis, where as a guest artist has taught a 10 day crash course in writing and producing Sketch Comedy.

Currently, Seans directorial work includes the solo show Kid In Church which has received critical acclaim at NYCSketchFest, Chicago Sketchfest and has garnered interest from The LookOut Series at Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago.

He is a director and producer for Old School Sketch Show! the longest running sketch show at The Peoples Improv Theater – with a rotating cast of New York’s best comedians.

also as an artistic team member of The Pit, Sean’s focus is original Pit Programming like 2 Min Drill! Tv Sketch Show Audition Show, Unfinished Business, Free POC Series, and Duel with founder of The Pit and Ali Farahnakian.

Director credits include, resident Sketch House Team – RunDMV. Guest Director of Road Pizza, Old School Sketch Show, TreeHaus: A Latent Coming of Age Story, and Virginian Brides.

Sean also has developed and promoted new material for, Timmy Barron (Chicago, IL @timmyhartbarron), PitTv, Jen Clark’s Mein Kunt Kult and BoomShot Productions (New York, Ny, Nashville, Tn).

He is a founding member of improv and sketch groups Vivian Delano, OSSS B-Sides, Food Fight, Caldwell & Taylor, Blonde Roast, and RunDMV.

Seeking to amplify voices, and be an asset to developing new work!