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Creating Your Comedy – Silver Spring, MD

July 30 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm EDT

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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until July 30, 2019

Three actors, all men. All of them are smiling and laughing.

Create your own comic scenes, inspired by Saturday Night Live, National Lampoon, and classic vaudeville! You can even reenact your favorite comedy scene from a movie or TV show.

Instructor: Natalie Zanin

June 25-July 30 | 6 weeks

Tuesdays 7:00-8:30pm

$225


What will we learn?

  • Acting games
  • Listening
  • Reading scripts and memorizing lines
  • Comic timing
  • Physical comedy

Who should register?

This class is designed for adults (18+) with intellectual and developmental disabilities (IDD) — including autism — and other social and behavioral needs. Participants should be able to function in groups of up to 30 people with 1:4 staffing; independently meet self-care needs; follow directions; and demonstrate respectful, safe behavior at all times.


Are classrooms accessible?

All classes are held at locations easy to access by bus, metro, or MetroAccess. Venues are selected to accommodate wheelchairs and other mobility equipment.


What if I cannot afford tuition?

ArtStream services are eligible for LISS and respite funding and ArtStream students are eligible to pay in installments or receive tuition assistance. Check your preferred payment option when you register and the office will follow up to confirm.

Details

Date:
July 30
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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