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: 3/17, 3/24, 3/31, 4/7, 4/14, (skips 4/21), 4/28, 5/5 & 5/12
Time: 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Sketch Jam: Saturday, May 18th, 2019 @ 4:00 p.m. (Second Stage)
Theater Location: 2030 Sansom Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103
Class Location: Rehearsal Room D (Basement)
ABOUT YOUR INSTRUCTOR
Jack O’Keeffe is a writer/performer based in Philadelphia, Pa. Jack has been performing sketch comedy regularly since 2014, most often under his own name or with independent sketch team it’s the new. Jack co-hosts PHIT monthly sketch showcase Sketchworks w/ it’s the new, hosts and produces the sketch competitions show Sink or Sketch, variety showcase Overbooked, and the game show Wolf Club, all at PHIT. Jack’s work has been seen as part of Philadelphia’s SoLow Fest (“Jack O’Keeffe Talks About Radiohead”) and the Philadelphia Fringe Festival (“TOWN”). When not writing or performing, Jack is a staff writer for Bustle.com’s Television Vertical and is a contributor to video game satire site The Hard Drive.