Comedian in a Day: Comedy Writing Intensive

About the class

Do your need help writing you perfect submission packet? Do you need to translate your hilarious thoughts to paper?

Learn the fundamentals of comedy writing from an Emmy-nominated comedy writer! This 6-hour, 1-day workshop will guide you through the fundamentals of comedy so that you can improve your comedy writing no matter your medium or experience level.

The Peoples Improv Theater in New York City is offering a rare opportunity to work with Ethan T. Berlin, just in time for submission season! 

The PIT, located in the heart of Manhattan’s Flatiron District, boasts alumni such as Michelle Wolf, Hannibal Buress, and Amber Ruffin.

This one day crash course in comedy is Saturday June 29th for $199.

Ethan T. Berlin

Ethan T. Berlin is an Emmy Award-nominated television comedy writer and a Junior Library Guild selected picture book author. His debut picture book, The Hugely-Wugely Spider, was called “a hilarious twist on an old fingerplay” by Kirkus Review. Ethan’s TV credits include “Billy On the Street,” “Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell,” and “Da Ali G Show.” He co-created IFC’s comedy game show, “Bunk.”  Most recently, Ethan served as head writer and executive producer for TruTV’s “Paid Off,” which was named as “Noteworthy” by The NY Times. He teaches comedy writing at NYU and SUNY Stonybrook.