An online writing class that will focus on writing topical and personal comedic material. Comedy writing focused on sketch comedy and stand-up. Learn how to write different styles of jokes from topical jokes, act outs, play on words, to jokes based on life experiences. The sketch writing will focus on writing comedy monologues, as seen on late-night shows, to different types of sketches, from commercials to character-based sketches.
About the Instructor
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Matt White is a class clown success story. He went from distracting classmates to engaging audiences. Winner of 2020 NC Funniest, 2013 Carolina’s Funniest, & 2012 Port City’s Top Comic. Matt’s Mission is to find the funny in every situation. White performs comedy (Improv, Sketch, and Stand Up), but is also an Actor, Producer, and Writer. Matt’s dedication and passion for the craft shine through as he gives back to the comedy community White has performed at Cleveland Comedy Festival (Best Of Fest), LA Diversity In Comedy Festival, Big Pine Comedy Festival, and Asheville Comedy Festival. He is one of the co-producers/founders of the Oak City Comedy Festival, Raleigh NC's only 5-day comedy festival. Here are a few comics Matt has shared the stage with: Bobcat Goldthwait, Nicole Beyer, Donnell Rawlings, Brent Morin, Tim Meadows, Dusty Slay, Randy Feltface, Tig Notaro, Jordan Carlos, and JP Sears.