WORKSHOP:Comedy Girl in Hamilton

Date: Saturday February 22nd 2020
Time: 9:30am - 3:30pm

***NOTE: This workshop takes place at the Bernie Morelli Recreation Centre at 876 Cannon Street East in Hamilton***

Comedy Bar presents: Comedy Girl Hamilton!
Dawn Whitwell is teaching a one-day, all-female stand up comedy workshop this February! Spend a full day exploring comedic premises and learn the fundamentals of joke-writing through honing your personal narratives. By the end of the day you'll be well on your way to writing your 3-5 minutes of polished material Working material to be presented in a class showcase. (Date TBA)

Originally from Hamilton, 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. Ever since serving as a juror for a comedy award in 2006, Dawn has actively advocated for an increased presence of women in Toronto's Standup community. Dawn is excited and inspired to bring Comedy Girl to her hometown.

Registration for Comedy Girl includes a free hardcover Comedy Bar branded notebook.