Week 3: Character Comedy Course
The Bill Murray : Training, Islington, United Kingdom
Four week evening course beginning on Tuesday 6th October (6.30pm-9.30pm) - then on 13th, 20th & 27th October.
If you want to learn how to create original, hilarious characters for stage or online, or if you already have a character you want to develop further, then this fun, inventive course, full of great ideas, is for you.
As well as character creation and development, we will also cover joke writing, the infinite possibilities of sketch writing, screen acting skills, stagecraft, and how to get the most out of your voice and physicality. Plus loads of individual performance tips.
YOUR COMEDY COACH
Luke Toulson (“a gifted comic” Sunday Times) has been writing, directing, and performing sketch and stand-up comedy for over 15 years. He performs at the biggest and best UK clubs, has appeared on Russell Howard’s Good News, and writes for comedians featuring on Live at The Apollo and Mock The Week.
Luke works extensively with hugely popular character comedian Simon Brodkin (Lee Nelson, Jason Bent), directed Pippa Evans’ 2008 multi-character Edinburgh Comedy Award ‘Best Newcomer’ nominated show, and was one half of critically-acclaimed 2005 Edinburgh Comedy Award ‘Best Newcomer’ nominated double act TOULSON&HARVEY.
“endlessly inventive and achingly clever…very few sketch shows are quite as laugh-out-loud funny” ★★★★★ FEST
Luke is an experienced course leader. Comedians recently taught by Luke include:
JANINE HAROUNI - BBC New Comedy Award WINNER 2019
DANIEL JONES - Amused Moose Breakthrough Comic WINNER 2019
VLAD ILICH - Up The Creek’s One To Watch WINNER 2019
ALI WOODS - NATY WINNER 2020
"Luke is to comedy what Pep Guardiola is to football. A master of the craft.”
SIMON BRODKIN (aka LEE NELSON)
"I wouldn’t be doing comedy if it wasn’t for Luke.”
To enquire/pay for this course, please contact Luke directly on firstname.lastname@example.org
The Bill Murray : Training
39 Queen's Head Street