LESSON 1: COMEDY WRITING WITH GARY ECK

Learn Comedy Writing with Gary Eck's TOP 5 tips and 4 great exercises! | taught by Gary Eck

Lesson Description

Gary Eck is an accomplished stand-up comedian, actor, writer and film director. He has performed all around the world from Singapore to Paris, to New York and London. He co-wrote and co-directed Happy Feet Two with Academy Award winner George Miller. He also voiced several characters for the film. Gary won the world’s largest short film competition, Tropfest with his film, The Money.

Join Gary as he guides teachers and students with 5 Top Tips and 4 Acting, Writing exercises for Comedy Writing.

Take a look at Gary’s new book: Wake up Sleepyhead

LESSON TIME: 

40mins Basic Lesson

- Gary Eck's top 5 Tips to comedy writing

- Production Journals

- 1x Comedy Exercise - Writing & Acting in a comedy scene

1.5hrs with Extensions

- 3x Comedy Exercises - Writing & Acting in  comedy scenes


Lesson:
Gary Eck shares his top 5 Tips for writing comedy.

Workshop:
Gary's workshop includes 4 fantastic comedy exercises that includes writing, acting and presenting creative comedy ideas.

Students will learn:

  1. How to explain 5 Tips for comedy writing.
  2. How to explain what makes a scene funny.
  3. How to write a comedy scene

Resources:

  1. Student Production Journal PDF
  2. Step by step video guides
  3. Student success criteria
  4. Student Workshop
  5. Extension time options
  6. Glossary of terms and links

System Requirements: 
MAC OS

  1. Internet connection

ANDROID/ WINDOWS

  1. Internet Connection

*Note: Lesson curriculum may change

Gary Eck
Gary Eck
Writer, Comedian, Director, Actor

Gary is an accomplished stand-up comedian, actor, writer and film director. He has performed all around the world from Singapore to Paris, to New York and London. He co-wrote and co-directed Happy Feet Two with Academy Award winner George Miller. He also voiced several characters for the film. Gary has also won the world’s largest short film competition, Tropfest with his film, The Money.