Intermediate Sketch: Building on concepts introduced in our Sketch Writing 101 class, students will expand their skills by learning to write various types of sketches and workshopping with their peers.
Prerequisites: PHIT Sketch 101 (or permission of Education Director)
Dates:1/6, 1/13, 1/20, 1/27, 2/3, 2/10, 2/17 & 2/24
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Sketch Jam: Saturday, March 9th, 2018 @ 3:30 p.m. (Second Stage)
Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Class Location: Rehearsal Room D (Basement)
WHAT STUDENTS SAY ABOUT BRIAN
“Brian was an awesome instructor and most importantly, really approachable.” – “Brian was awesome! Really great feedback, very attentive.” – “His feedback was amazing and truly helped me get better.” – “I couldn’t have asked for a better instructor for my first sketch class.”
ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Brian Kelly is a member of the Philadelphia based comedy troupe, Secret Pants. Since April of 2004, they have produced over 80 sketches for their website, secretpants.net, and their work has been featured on the FUSE Network, College Humor, and as a part of the Philadelphia Film Festival. He has performed sketch comedy at a variety of venues including the People’s Improv Theater (NYC), The House of Blues (Atlantic City, NJ), and The Cabaret at Comedy Bar (Toronto, Ontario).
Brian has been the Sketch Comedy Producer at Philly Improv Theater since 2013. He is the host of Philadelphia’s only sketch comedy open-mic, “Sketch Up or Shut Up” and co-creator of the monthly sketch comedy game show, “Iron Sketch” and the “Black Friday Comedy Marathon” at Philly Improv Theater.