Basics of Stand-Up gives you the building blocks to begin your life anew as a stand-up comedian. Through instruction and interactive activities, we’ll cover everything from how to handle yourself on stage, basic joke structure, effective editing as well as tips for putting together a cohesive, original set. Whether you are brand-spanking new to stand-up or have been around the block a bit, this class will give you the fundamental skills that will allow you to go confidently to any open mic in the greater Philadelphia area.
ABOUT THE TEACHER
Shane O’Connor is a young but tired-looking comedian based in Philadelphia, PA. He regularly hosts and features at Good Good Comedy Theatre, where he also hosts and produces his own comedy dating game show Set-Up. He’s been showcased at the Punch Line and Helium comedy clubs. He also hosts a 69-second podcast called Ear Nibbles. His passion for comedy is only equaled by his passion for cereal.