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ONLINE Introduction to Comedy Writing with Tim Ferguson


*This is an online workshop*

Join Comedy legend TIM FERGUSON for a two-hour introduction to the principles of comedy writing for stage, standup and screen.

  • How to write great jokes
  • Develop funny comic characters
  •  Simple techniques for improving your scripts & routines

Writing and performing comedy can be a tricky business!

Tim offers new insights and techniques to help you get started and write Comedy that works!

Save time and anxiety - learn from the master.


If you’re a Beginner, Tim will show you how to get started. 

If you’re a Professional, you’ll gain new tools to get your scripts to the next level.


Tim Ferguson is a TV/film writer & director and international touring comedian.

He teaches comedy writing for NYU, AFTRS and worldwide.  

Tim wrote the bestselling manual, The Cheeky Monkey – Writing Narrative Comedy.


‘Tim Ferguson’s comedy writing class was non-stop fun and helped me to become an even better comedy writer. I wrote my first US TV pilot using these principals.’

[Joanne Rose, winner at  L.A. WEB FEST]


“Tim’s writing techniques got me from open-mic to doing pro standup nights.”

[Richard Lindesay, Comedian UK]


“Revelations galore! I’ve written comedy for 20 years, but Tim showed me how Comedy really works on the inside.”

[CK Cohen, NYC]


"I wrote my latest screenplay with Tim's comedy principals by my side. Every time I noticed that I'd written an unfunny scene, I'd grab Tim's notes and with startling ease make any scene laugh-out-loud funny." 

[Brett Stanning, screenwriter/editor]


“Fun, practical and inspiring. I'll never see comedy the same way again.”  

[Jeffery E Doherty, YA & kids author]


“I cannot recommend this course highly enough. Fun, practical and Tim is so generous with his extensive talent and skills. DO IT!!”

[Kristen Lawler, cabaret]


$30.00 [incl GST]  - Full

$24.00 [incl GST]  - Concession



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