Wednesday 6/24 2:00 pm

2:00-2:55pm

New to stand-up and/or looking to work on those jokes you have?  In this drop-in, we focus on joke structure, editing, and polishing. Laughter is healing and let’s make this time productive as well.

*If you are not interested in participating but still want to sit in and observe the class- register to be an Auditor! Auditors will have their video and audio turned off during class.

Instructor

Will Purpura is a comedian, writer, and actor based in New York City.  He studied dramatic writing at New York University receiving a BFA and has since written award-winning plays and screenplays.  He served as Artistic Director at the PIT Chapel Hill where he also taught, produced, and performed standup, improv and sketch comedy. Will has performed stand-up in the Westside Comedy Festival (LA) the North Carolina Comedy Festival (Greensboro), and Devil Cup Comedy Festival (NY). He was a finalist in both the 2019 NC’s Funniest Competition and the 2020 Ultimate Comic Challenge in North Carolina. He is currently part of the Artistic Team at the PIT in New York.