AdvertisementIntensive workshops with award-winning comedian and qualified teacher Tom Short (Salford University associate lecturer in solo comedy).
Book today and start building the future of your dreams. Join Comedy Lab's intensive workshops, which have been a sell-out success, designed to boost your confidence, enhance public speaking skills, and refine presentation abilities that can be applied across various industries and professions. Our workshops incorporate comedy techniques such as stand-up, improvisation, and clowning, providing a unique combination of skills to elevate your performance both on and off the stage.
Don't just take our word for it. Hear what our May participants have to say:
"I have done a number of comedy courses, and I can confidently say that this was the best one by far" - Nicola.
"I was amazed at the amount we covered in the 2 days." - Phil.
"Tom really created a fantastic environment for learning and trying new things out" - Nick.
Comedy Lab workshops cater to individuals at all skill levels. Whether you're an experienced comic or stepping up to address an audience for the first time, we work with you on an individual basis throughout the weekend to unlock your inner comic performer. With an emphasis on fun and creativity, Comedy Lab aims to unleash your potential in a supportive and safe environment, encouraging you to push boundaries and explore outside your comfort zone.
Throughout the intensive program, we focus on developing your storytelling and solo speaking skills, through a combination of stand-up, improv and clowning techniques; fostering spontaneity and the ability to live in the moment through play and laughter. As a culmination of your journey, you will receive a personalized 2-minute introduction reel featuring highlights from your classes and performances. This reel can serve as an impressive addition to your LinkedIn profile, networking events, or as a cherished memento of your time with Comedy Lab.
Comedy Lab is the brainchild of award-winning comedian and qualified teacher Tom Short Ma, Ba (Hons), PGCE. With his expertise and experience, Tom has been published in prestigious academic journals like Comedy Studies and lauded as a 'comedy genius' by Fab Radio International. Tom continues to entertain audiences as a stand-up comic and improviser, and he will be showcasing his latest show, 'The Stand Up Horror Show,' at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and other festivals throughout the UK.
Secure your place today by booking through Eventbrite. Choose to pay in full or opt for a deposit of £30, with the remainder payable in-person on the first day of the workshops (card payments accepted).
Join us at Fierce Bar, situated in Manchester City Centre's vibrant Northern Quarter. The workshops will take place in their dedicated performance space, where participants will have their own stage to explore and practice various exercises and techniques. Please note that the performance space is located up two flights of stairs and does not have step-free access.
Don't miss this incredible opportunity to elevate your performance skills and embark on a journey of self-discovery with Comedy Lab. Book your place now and unleash your comedic potential!
Event Venue & Nearby Stays
57 Thomas Street,Manchester,M4 1NA,GB, United Kingdom