Comedian Kristen Becker (Last Comic Standing, Doin' Time Comedy Showcase, Loyola College Prep Alumni) Is announcing a brand NEW stand-up comedy course, designed to teach industry basics to those interested in pursuing comedy as a career or as a fun way to develop public speaking skills. ecker recently returned from a cross-country stand-up tour and is a working professional. She has been formally trained at the Humber School of Comedy, in Toronto, which boasts an impressive list of cohorts (Eugene Levy, Colin Mochrie and a few Kids In The Hall have sat on the Board of Directors) and professors (Robin Duke, of SNL fame, is one of many).
Classes will include the basics of joke writing and performance, as well as introduction to the business of marketing yourself as a performer. The course will run three weeks, on Tuesday evenings, beginning May 13th and will include three 2-hour classes and a private one-on-one session for each student, culminating in a Graduation show! Classes will be held at The Annex, at the Bossier Arts Council.
Class cost $150with a $50 deposit due at registration, balance due by the second week of class. For more information visit http://kristenbecker.com/comedy-classes/.