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Comedy Writing Workshop with Greg Barris
August 20, 2022 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
- August 20th | 10 – 12pm
- The Garagery at Grizle T’s (53 Main St, Saranac Lake, NY)
- $30 to register. Or, register for the entire Kickass Writers Festival for $90.
Are you looking for pointers on your stand-up? Curious about joke structure? Thinking of writing sketches or scripts? Take this two hour workshop with comedian Greg Barris and get an inside perspective on how to make people laugh.
GREG BARRIS is an American Comedy Scene Darling who served as a staple in New York’s downtown stand-up scene for years and has opened for comics like Tig Notaro. A frequent Time Out New York Critic’s Pick, much loved by BrooklynVegan and hailed as “Excellent” by The New Yorker, Greg created and hosted the 20 year long-running comedy variety show “Heart of Darkness”. Greg and guitarist / visual artist Dima Drjuchin (Corrupt Autopilot) teamed up to form the Wigmaker’s Son. Together they created a Zappa-meets-Lonely Island pop fantasy comedy album, ‘Greatest Tits’ which also featured friend Reggie Watts. Greg released his debut stand-up album ‘Shame Wave’ on aspecialthing Records and will be releasing a new comedy album on the label in the near future. Greg now lives L.A. where you can find him on stages across the city and beyond.