Stand-up Essentials

For adults 18+

Level: Beginner

Learn simple comedy techniques to captivate your audience. Work the room, use a microphone and gain confidence through the art of storytelling, improvisation and building your own routine.

Course components

  • Explore clowning and slapstick performance styles to improve your confidence.
  • Learn microphone technique as you master the art of addressing and responding to an audience.
  • Work alongside an industry expert and receive constructive feedback as you deliver jokes in front of an audience.


  • The construction of a joke using the rule of threes.
  • Increased confidence whilst performing in front of an audience.
  • The performance of your own mini stand-up comedy routine.

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No experience necessary

Important information

  • Please read our Cancellation and Transfer Policy.
  • Please wear comfortable clothing you can move in for all drama and performance related courses. Clothing that restricts movement is inappropriate.
  • Please wear closed-in shoes. Shoes may be removed in the rehearsal room on the direction of the class tutor.
  • Please bring along a pen, notebook or electronic device and a bottle of water to all classes.
$340 $306 Limited inc GST
Stand-up Essentials

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