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Scripted comedy: from creation to commission

Scripted comedy: from creation to commission is a one day workshop designed to help you understand current trends in television comedy.

Scripted comedy: from creation to commission analyses the contemporary tv comedy market and outlets, and gives you practical experience in pitching and marketing scripts. The course is highly interactive with hands on exercises and the opportunity to discuss your own script.

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Course content

About the course

You’ll learn about how the comedy market works and how to understand successful styles and genres. The course also helps develop the skills you’ll need for script analysis and editing. You’ll be asked to bring a sample script to the workshop.

Areas covered include:

  • managing the writing process
  • sketch shows – developing ideas and growing writers
  • script editing
  • read-throughs – using actors to bring a script to life
  • pitching your idea

Who it's for

Anyone involved in comedy writing or production, and anyone interested in developing programmes for the current comedy market.

Cancellation Policy

Cancellations must be in writing and must be received at least seven days prior to the course date or the full fee will be charged. ITF reserves the right to cancel courses without liability, and delegates will be offered an alternative date or full refund. ITF reserves the right to cancel courses if there are insufficient enrolments. Read more about our terms and conditions.

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Production: Scripted comedy: from creation to commission

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Contact

Indie Training Fund
Lux Building (3rd Floor)
2-4 Hoxton Square
T: 020 3487 0354
E: info@indietrainingfund.com