Intro to Standup with Ryan Hill Grad Show

Wednesday, May 15 · view days & times
Price: $5
Venue: Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas

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Doors: 6:30 p.m. | Show: 7:00 p.m.

This class is an introduction to standup comedy from both a creative and practical approach. Attendees will learn and apply the basics of joke construction, acquire useful tips for beginners, and receive individualized feedback with the goal of producing 5 minutes of material. The class will culminate with a graduation show where participants will perform their material.

Students must be 18 years of age or older.

Ryan Hill is ArtsQuest’s Sr. Director of Programming, having been at ArtsQuest since helping to open the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks in 2011. He started the ArtsQuest Comedy Program at that time after having been an independent producer of comedy shows since 2008. Ryan launched both the Greater Lehigh Valley Filmmaker Festival and the SteelStacks Improv Comedy Festival, in addition to producing thousands of comedy shows, cinema screenings, drag shows, and many other events across artistic disciplines. He has taught Intro to Standup nearly every year since 2013.

This show will contain adult language and/or situations. Seating will be assigned by ArtsQuest staff upon arrival into the showroom. Anyone coming in between the ages of 13 and 17 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. No child 12 or under will be admitted. All performers and staff must adhere to our codes of conduct found here.

Venue Information
Frank Banko Alehouse Cinemas
ArtsQuest Center
101 Founders Way
Bethlehem, PA 18015
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