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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts | Evaluated Learning Experience

Sketch Comedy for Performance (THE400)

30 hours (10 weeks).
The New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts, 39 West 19th Street, New York, NY.

January 2007 - December 2013.

Learner Outcomes: 
Build on sketch writing and performing skills (introduced in Actor's Comedy Workshop) by creating and rehearsing sketch material and performing it for an audience in an outside cabaret.
Review principles of sketch comedy; learn new principles to create a comic statement; experience the process of creating a sketch comedy show by brainstorming ideas and drafting scenes, review and critique material, rehearse and perform in an outside venue.
Credit recommendation: 
In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category or in the upper division baccalaureate degree category, 1 semester hour in Theatre, Drama, Communications, or Radio and Television (7/07) (6/08 revalidation).