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Nerdist School Classes


Tuition for all classes (improv, sketch, etc.) is priced at $350
Although… there IS a code that gets you $25 dollars off tuition price.  To find the special code word, simply click here – figure out the solution to the puzzle and enter it into the “CODE” box at the bottom of the class signup form.
Good Luck!


Nerdist School next to Meltdown Comics

Sketch 1 starts soon and two new Improv level 1’s enrolling now

*Proven tools to turn your ideas into sketches*Scene structure, sketch formulas and dialogue writing*Kick-starting your creative process
Mondays 7pm – 10pm
Instructor, Meg Favreau, has written, performed and directed sketch comedy since 2006. Her sketch groups have been featured in festivals, including the SF Sketchfest, Chicago Sketchfest, North Carolina Comedy Arts Festival, Minnesota Fringe Festival and Boston Comedy Festival. She’s a member of the iO West main stage sketch team DJ Faucet, winner of LA’s 2014 Scripted Comedy Fest Sketch Cagematch. She’s written humor pieces for Gamervision, FRED, McSweeney’s and The Huffington Post. Meg trained in sketch and improv at the PIT, UCBNY, UCBLA, Philly Improv Theater and Miles Stroth Workshop. She developed and taught the Philly Improv Theater’s first sketch writing classes.

*Discover emotional truth in scene work*Learn to make strong emotional choices*Object work, stage blocking and scene editing*Play high and low status character
Thursdays 7pm – 10pm
Instructor Rebbekka Johnson has taught improv for 10+ years at The PIT in NYC, UCLA and Columbia University. She’s a writer, producer and director of Speakeasy, a talk show hosted by Paul F. Tompkins and co-created The Apple Sisters, an award winning musical comedy trio who’ve produced countless live shows, two albums and many videos. She’s written for Slate V, Chow and Atomic Wedgie. She’s directed stage shows including, The New York Smiths, Rachel Bloom is a Triple Threat and The Irish Peddlers.