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Kids ‘N Comedy

Programs

Summer is nice and everything, but let’s face it, it’s too hot.
And I don’t like being outside. Do you? I mean, you get all sweaty. And people smell bad. That’s why you should come spend your Summer with us! (Don’t worry. We have like, 8 gigantic air conditioners.)

Contact us to discuss availability
(212) 877-6115 or email info@kidsncomedy.com

NEW CAMPERS:

Email/phone for a brief phone audition to request an application
(212) 877-6115 or email us at info@kidsncomedy.com

Are you creative (weird), intelligent (nerd), and full of interesting opinions (extremely unbalanced)? Then we want you (to take a stand-up comedy class with us)!

 

Ever suspect you might be better at making fun of sports than actually playing them? Us too. That's why we don't play any sports at Kids 'N Comedy. Instead we write jokes, riff on topics, and try to make each other laugh. If you want to spend your Saturdays or Sundays throwing things through hoops, and falling down a lot, we're not going to stop you. We might even wave. But, if you'd rather spend them writing your own stand-up comedy routine and performing it onstage at the famous Gotham Comedy Club, then we're saving you a seat. Hurry up and get over here already. Geez.

For more information,
call (212) 877-6115 or email info@kidsncomedy.com

The Kids ’N Comedy workshops are offered to students who have excelled in the regular stand up program. The workshops are used to fine-tune the comedian’s “pro show set.” With more stage time, more notes, and more one-on-one engagement, workshops are a chance to go deeper into the comedian’s material. Along with exploring comedic performance and writing, the comedians work on their assigned topical material for that particular month. 

For more information,
call (212) 877-6115 or email info@kidsncomedy.com

Classes

Want to be a teenage stand-up comic?

Use your teenage angst for good!

 

Things you can learn in 8 weeks:

• How to crochet a tea cozy (realistically, half a tea cozy)
• How to birth a Shetland pony
• How to responsibly keep a healthy hive of bees

2024 WINTER/SPRING CLASSES

are being held

STARTING IN JANUARY!

 

Are you a funny kid? Do you know a funny kid? Want to learn to write and perform stand-up comedy?

All  classes:

NEW LOCATION FOR CLASSES

SATURDAY CLASSES

JANUARY 6, 13, 20,27

FEBRUARY 3, 10, NO CLASS ON 17 & 24

MARCH  2,  MARCH 9 - GRADUATION SHOW AT THE

GOTHAM COMEDY CLUB

ON SATURDAYS:

Classes for beginners (kids 10-13) 11:30 AM -1:30 

Advanced classes for kids who have previously taken classes  

(ages 14-18)  Saturdays from 2 PM - 4 PM

SUNDAY CLASSES

 JANUARY 7, 14, 21, 28

FEBRUARY 4, 11,

MARCH 3,

(NO CLASSES ON FEBRUARY 18 & 25)

MARCH 10 GRADUATION SHOW AT THE

GOTHAM COMEDY CLUB

ON SUNDAYS:

NOON until 2 PM

Ages 10-18

EACH CLASS IS CAPPED OFF TO 13 KIDS.

 

Each series of 8 weeks of classes; tuition $920.

Contact us for conversation to qualify that this is the right program for your child by email with a phone number:

 

After a phone conversation with a parent we will place your child in the appropriate class.

Next Session starts:

MARCH 16/ 17

After a phone conversation with a parent we will place your child in the appropriate class.

 

SATURDAYS

MAR 16, NO 23, NO 30

APR 6, 13, 20, 27,

MAY 4, 11, 18 GRAD SHOW

SATURDAY MORNING CLASS

4 SPOTS LEFT

SUNDAYS

MAR 17, NO 24, NO 31

APR 7, 14, 21, 28,

MAY 5, 12, 19 GRAD SHOW

 

NEW VENUE FOR CLASSES:

ALL CLASSES WILL BE HELD AT:

MICHAEL HOWARD STUDIOS

152 WEST 25TH  ST, NYC

 

info@kidsncomedy.com

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Classes

Advanced Writer Workshops

The hardest part of stand-up comedy is staying fresh. Overusing old material is an easy trap to fall into (especially if it works), but when your material stops being exciting to you, it stops being exciting to an audience, and that isn’t fun for anybody. We know first-hand that sometimes it’s hard to find time to sit down and be hilarious. That’s why we’re offering a special Sunday afternoon writing workshop to help you learn how to generate new material on the fly, off the cuff, and on just about any topic you can imagine. With specially designed group exercises and writing games, you’ll pair up, group off, and help each other find new ways to look at old jokes, as well as learning how to put your training into practice at home.

Try out your material in front of your peers as well as our comedians and comedy writer.

For those who have attended the advance writers workshop: Please note that the workshop is something worth repeating as we will be doing new exercises and bringing in successful comedy writer guests.

Learn how to...

Workshops monthly;

WINTER / SPRING 2024

JAN 14, FEB 4, MAR 3, APR 7, MAY 5

all workshops are at 2 PM.

Come up with new jokes on the fly!

Write late-night jokes as a mock writer’s room!

We will have Guest comedians along with our staff comics.

 

For advanced comedy students only.

Open only to those individuals who have previously taken part in Kids ‘N Comedy monthly shows or workshops. For kids who have been in the program for at least 2 years.

 

CONTACT US – (212) 877-6115 or info@kidsncomedy.com

Workshops
Camp

Camp Kids ‘N Comedy

Camp is right around the corner. 

Spend your summer full of laughs.

Bored with kayaks?

Sick of poison ivy?

Allergic to everything?

Then come spend your summer with us!

Summer

Camp

CAMP IS BACK  2024

at the 

GOTHAM COMEDY CLUB!

FUNNY KIDS  CAN LEARN STAND-UP COMEDY

 LIVE!

Take a break from the mosquitoes and the kumbayas, and spend 2 weeks learning about stand-up comedy! Each camp culminates in a graduation show live at Gotham Comedy Club . We promise not to make you paddle any canoes. Scout’s honor.

 

We specialize in stand-up comedy for kids. Summer camp give a wider comedy experience with improv and sketch comedy.

SESSION 1: JULY 8 - 19 (grad show)

SESSION 2: JULY 22 - AUGUST 2 (grad show)

SESSION 3: AUGUST 5 -16 (grad show)

MONDAYS - FRIDAYS:  NOON - 4 PM

 

Open to ages 10-18.

  • Register early – limited to 13 kids per session

  • Tuition per 2 week session $1,595.

  • $50 off total for more than 1 session or if you bring a friend or sibling for that session.

  • Campers can take 1, 2, or 3 sessions.

 

Email us at info@kidsncomedy to qualify for camp. 

Please include your phone number. We need to talk to you before we send an application.

Contact Us

We’d love to hear from you!


You can reach us:
Phone – (212) 877-6115
Email –  info@kidsncomedy.com

Please address all correspondence, including payments to:
Kids ‘N Comedy
173 West 78 Street, #5A
New York, NY 10024

 

All of our shows are held at:
Gotham Comedy Club

208 West 23 Street
New York, NY  10011

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