This course will focus on comedic writing, storytelling, and acting. On the last day of class, the students will present the best sketches they created that week to their families in an online show.
Sketch Comedy is made up of short comedic scenes written by the performers who will act them out. You may have seen sketch comedy on such shows as “Saturday Night Live,” “All That” or “Portlandia.”
Students will learn:
- Intro to Sketch
- Sketch structures
- Scene Building 1
- Scene Building 2
Time: 1:00 - 3:00 pm. ET
Date: Monday-Friday, 7/26-7/30/2021 (week 7)
Grade: Grade 5+
Class size: 4-8
Online Course Requirements
Mac, PC, Tablet, or Phone
Stable internet connection with access to Zoom Video Conference
- You should have enough room to step back from your camera and be visible from the top of your head to your knees.
- Paper and pen/pencil
Mr. Ray S.
Debate and Speech Tournament Coach and Instructor
The more a student enjoys, the more a student learns.
Ray teaches Spanish, Drama and Public Speaking. He has taught since 2003 and was the coach of a Speech and Debate team for 5 years. Ray studied at the University of Virginia, Middlebury College and the Second City Conservatory in Toronto. Ray's educational philosophy: the more a student enjoys, the more a student learns.