WRITING FOR TELEVISION
Good Whit Sketch Workshop!
Good Whit Sketch is a four day, two weekend intensive designed for female comedians and writers wanting to elevate their sketches to the next level.
Learn to collaborate in any writing room while maintaining your individual voice, work within short deadlines, and create grounded relatable scenes with a strong POV. Instructors Dawn Whitwell (Just for Laughs, Baroness Von Sketch) and Jennifer Goodhue (Second City, Baroness Von Sketch) will explore how to develop your voice as a writer, punch up on the page, and effective rewriting techniques.
Saturday Sept 10 + Sunday Sept 11
Saturday Sept 17 + Sunday Sept 18
Saturday Nov. 18 + Sunday Nov. 19
Saturday Nov. 25 + Sunday Nov. 26
Times: 10:00am - 4:00pm
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ABOUT THE INSTRUCTORS
Jennifer Goodhue is an Alumni of the Second City Toronto MainStage and a Staff Writer for CBC's Baroness Von Sketch Show.
She performed in five Second City MainStage reviews, two of which were nominated for "Best Comedic Play" at The Canadian Comedy Awards. She co-starred and wrote five seasons of CTV's Comedy Inc. and her writing credits include This Hour Has 22 Minutes, George Stroumboulopoulos Tonight, and YTV's That's So Weird.
Jen has directed The Second City Touring Company and has been an instructor of Improv, The Conservatory Program and Sketch Writing at The Second City Training Centre for 10 years. She regularly performs with Monkey Toast and with various shows across Toronto.
She has a severe allergy to shellfish. Now you know her weakness. Your move.!
Dawn Whitwell is a comedian and writer on CBC's Baroness Von Sketch Show. She has taught standup comedy since 2002, and since then has honed her own style of shaping students' personal narratives into jokes. Dawn is also the founder of Comedy Girl to advocate for an increased presence of women in Toronto's Standup community.