SKETCH WRITING CONSERVATORY:

The Sketch Writing Conservatory is an audition-based program for those interested in professional sketch performance. Those chosen for the conservatory will participate in a weekly sketch writing training session with Mike Robertson.

 

The conservatory is an 8-week ensemble program that concludes with participants creating and performing in 3 Sketch Comedy shows as part of the programming at The Grindstone Comedy Theatre. The conservatory consists of 8 classes, 8 performances (a cast of 4 will perform in each show) and 7 rehearsals.

Auditions are now open for registration!

Audition registrations will close December 4th, 2022. 

 CLASS DATES:  January 17 - March 7 | Tuesdays | 6:00 - 8:00pm 

 PERFORMANCE DATES:  March 12 - May 7 | Sundays |  7:00 - 8:00pm or 9:00 - 10:00pm

 REHEARSAL DATES:  March 14 - May 2 | Tuesdays | 6:00 - 8:00pm 

 LOCATION:  Performances - Grindstone Theatre (10019 81 Ave NW) | Classes/Rehearsals - Grindstone Studio (9562 82 Ave NW) 

 INSTRUCTOR:  Mike Robertson 

 PREREQUISITE:  This is an audition based class. 

 COST:  $250 

Term Dates: Jan 14 - Mar 13, 2023

Term Dates: Apr 15 - Jun 12, 2023

Term Dates: Jul - Aug 2023

Term Dates: Sep 16 - Nov 13, 2023