COMEDY Workshops & Seminars

If you would like more information or to schedule a corporate team building seminar or workshop EMAIL HERE OR call (403) 228 – 7888


Dynamic, practical & one-of-kind courses & corporate seminars on stand up comedy, public speaking & comedy writing. The courses are held in a VERY supportive environment and delivered from a life – time professional stand up comedian. FunnyFest Comedy Workshops include: ALL course support materials, comedy writing short cuts galore and video critiques. After the workshop you will perform comedy at a live performance in front of supportive people who want to see you succeed! The FunnyFest Comedy Workshop has an unparalleled 100% satisfaction rating.

FunnyFest Workshops & Seminars:

  1. 1 Night Introductory Seminar to the Secrets of Stand Up Comedy to improve your communication & presentation skills – 1 hour.
  2. 6 week Comedy Workshop – Normally Tuesdays or Wednesdays @ 7 pm to 9 pm (NOTE: Can be held anytime on any day), every week for 6 weeks —  The complete training & performance exercises on the SECRETS of STAND UP COMEDY. Includes a professional Comedy Workshop GRADUATION Showcase (with 2 headline comics to bookend the laughs).
  3. Three (3) week Comedy Workshop @ 7 pm to 9 pm, on 1 day every week for 3 weeks —  The bullet points and exercises on the SECRETS of STAND UP COMEDY.
  4. WEEKEND Comedy Workshops. Intense and Fun! Learn everything about stand up comedy from 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday & Sunday. You can perform 5 minutes or more of YOUR original comedy you will write & practice before the Sunday @ 5 pm “Comedy Workshop GRADUATION Showcase”.
  5. Book FunnyFest Comedy for your company TEAM BUILDING. FunnyFest will deliver an unique, fascinating, funny and knowledgeable Seminar or Workshop on:
    1. SECRETS of STAND UP COMEDY
    2. Laughter in the Workplace
    3. How to Write Comedy!

6. 1 on 1 comedy training for presentations / speeches / public speaking improvement — CLICK HERE

BACKGROUND: Learn from the pros through a hilarious and non-competitive Comedy Workshop! An opportunity to improve your comedy skills, your humour in the workplace skills and also become a stand up comic — FunnyFest would teach you the secrets of stand up comedy! This highly interactive, comedy workshop is perfect for any person interested in stand up comedy and/or applying proven stand up comedy techniques to your personal and business life. Stand up comedy is an art and science. Laughter is a gift and a useful tool. The FUNNYFEST COMEDY Workshop will make you think, work and improve. These universal principals you can apply in your business and everyday life. PLUS you will have NON-STOP fun while you learn!

Price includes: All materials, big laughs (6 week course includes a video of a practice show for each participant), Professional Graduation Showcase (with pro MC & Headliner), chance to compete in the FUNNYFEST COMEDY COMPETITION, industry referrals and Q & A. PLUS you receive tickets to a FUNNYFEST COMEDY Festival Show AND the graduation show!

 

    SCHEDULE of FunnyFest Comedy WORKSHOPS & Seminars:

24th Annual FUNNYFEST Comedy – STAND UP COMEDY Workshop Weekend OR Weekly Class — 100% Guaranteed Awesome

A. Calgary – Comedy WRITING COURSE @ 1 pm to 4 pm, for 3 hours on SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 2024;

B. Calgary – WEEKLY COURSE @ 7 pm – 9 pm, for 6 weeks on TUESDAYs, Starting FEBRUARY 13, 2024;

CCalgary – WEEKEND COURSE @ 10 am to 4 pm, for 2 Days from SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 24 and SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 25, 2024;

D. Calgary – SEMINAR – Secrets of Stand Up Comedy — To Improve your public speaking @ 5 pm 6 pm, for 1 hour on TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2024;

E. EDMONTON / YEG – WEEKEND COURSE @ 10 am to 4 pm, for 2 Days from SATURDAY, MARCH 2 and SUNDAY, MARCH 3, 2024;

F. Calgary – WEEKLY COURSE @ 7 pm – 9 pm, for 6 weeks on TUESDAYs, Starting FEBRUARY 13, 2024;

G. VANCOUVER / YVR – WEEKEND COURSE @ 10 am to 4 pm, for 2 Days from SATURDAY, March 16 and SUNDAY, March 17, 2024;

H. VICTORIA / YYJ – WEEKEND COURSE @ 10 am to 4 pm, for 2 Days from SATURDAY, March 23 and SUNDAY, March 24, 2024;

Are you looking for inspiration and a GAME – CHANGING life experience? Have you always wanted to improve your PUBLIC SPEAKING? Have you always wanted to be funny OR funnier? Then, learn from the pros through a hilarious and non-competitive Comedy Workshop! An opportunity to improve your comedy skills, your humor in the workplace skills and also become a stand up comic — FunnyFest Comedy will teach you the secrets of stand up comedyThis highly interactive, comedy workshop is perfect for any person interested in stand up comedy and/or applying proven stand up comedy techniques to your personal and business life. Stand up comedy is an art and science. Laughter is a Gift and a compelling and useful communication tool. The FunnyFest Comedy Workshop will make you think, work and improve. These universal principals you can apply in your business and everyday life. PLUS you will have NON-STOP fun while you learn!

FEATURING:

200 performance techniques

30 comedy writing techniques

• Minimum 20 performance practice opportunities

• 23 year professional headline stand up comedian Instructor (with OVER 1500 shows performed)

• Professionally produced GRADUATION SHOWCASE with a LIVE Audience

$300 in tickets to attend the Calgary Comedy Festival

Performance Video

Best of ALL, the workshop is 100% Guaranteed!

 

1 day course, 2 day course and course with hotel package to choose from

• More info and buy $100 DISCOUNT off workshop registrations with this special offer:
A. WEEKEND COURSE – $100 DISCOUNT – Calgary / YYC — CLICK HERE
B. WEEKLY COURSE – $100 DISCOUNT – Calgary / YYC — CLICK HERE
C. Writing COURSE – $10 DISCOUNT – Calgary / YYC — CLICK HERE
D. WEEKEND COURSE – $100 DISCOUNT – Victoria / YYJ — CLICK HERE
E. WEEKEND COURSE – $100 DISCOUNT – Vancouver / YVR — CLICK HERE

*** List of Dates for the Workshops and Seminars ***

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A. Calgary – Writing Workshop Saturday, FEBRUARY 10, 2024: 1 pm to 4 pm. Investment ONLY: $39 (Includes ALL support materials; 2 tickets (value $50) to a FunnyFest Comedy show).

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B. Calgary – WEEKLY – FEBRUARY 13 to MARCH 19, 2024 – Every TUESDAY for 6 weeks from 7 – 9 pm. Plus professional GRADUATION SHOWCASE – Held by class vote. Investment ONLY: $389 (Includes ALL support materials; $100 in tickets to the Graduation; $300 in tickets to FunnyFest Comedy shows; Performance Video).

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C. Calgary – Weekend – FEBRUARY 24 AND FEBRUARY 25, 2024 – WEEKEND from 10 am – 4 pm. GRADUATION Showcase – Held on Sunday 5 pm. Plus Fun Workshop Dress Rehearsal Show in classInvestment: $389 (Includes: ALL support materials; $100 in tickets to the Graduation; $300 in tickets to FUNNYFEST Comedy shows and a Performance Video).  
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D. Calgary – SECRETS of STAND UP COMEDY Seminar” TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27, 2024 5 pm to 6 pm AND You receive 1 FREE ticket to a FunnyFest Comedy Workshop Graduation SHOW” (Featuring 2 pro comics AND 7 Up & Coming Comedians, presented by 23rd Annual FUNNYFEST Calgary Comedy Festival Society). This a very SPECIAL Interactive COMEDY Seminar. Stu takes the best elements from the Stand – Up Comedy Workshop to offer the incredible essentials. Plus you will be engage with several workshop elements!

It is pure awesome, funny and practical — All at the same time!

INSTRUCTOR & Impresario: STU HUGHES Professional Headline Stand Up Comic of 23 years. Clever, over – the – top and fast paced! Ride the roller coaster of funny with Stu.

VENUE: DOG & DUCK 5340 2 Street SW (free overnight parking)

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E. Calgary – WEEKLY – FEBRUARY 21 to MARCH 27, 2024 – Every WEDNESDAY for 6 weeks from 7 – 9 pm. Plus professional GRADUATION SHOWCASE – Held by class vote. Investment ONLY: $389 (Includes ALL support materials; $100 in tickets to the Graduation; $300 in tickets to FunnyFest Comedy shows; Performance Video).

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F. EDMONTON, Alberta – Weekend – MARCH 2 to MARCH 3, 2024 – WEEKEND from 11 am – 4 pm. GRADUATION Comedy ShowcaseSunday @ 5 pm – Plus 1 headline comics to round out the evening. Investment: $489 – EARLY BIRD $389 (Includes ALL support materials; $100 in tickets to the Graduation; $300 in tickets to FUNNYFEST Comedy shows in lower mainland or Calgary; plus receive a Performance Video).

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  G. VANCOUVER, BC – Weekend – MARCH 16 AND MARCH 17, 2024 – WEEKEND from 11 am – 4 pm. GRADUATION Comedy ShowcaseSunday @ 5 pm – Plus 1 headline comics to round out the evening. Investment: $489 – EARLY BIRD $389 (Includes ALL support materials; $100 in tickets to the Graduation; $300 in tickets to FUNNYFEST Comedy shows in lower mainland or Calgary; Performance Video).

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H. VICTORIA, BC – Weekend – MARCH 23 to MARCH 24, 2024 – WEEKEND from 11 am – 4 pm. GRADUATION Comedy ShowcaseSunday @ 5 pm – Plus 1 headline comics to round out the evening. Investment: $489 – EARLY BIRD $389 (Includes ALL support materials; $100 in tickets to the Graduation; $300 in tickets to FUNNYFEST Comedy shows in lower mainland or Calgary; plus receive a Performance Video).

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