An introduction to comedy writing for the beginner. Learn how to write short-form material, ideal for those working towards their first five minutes of a stand-up set. Fun and supportive environment. Opportunity to share work and receive feedback. Bring pen, paper and an open mind!

In collaboration with Pen to Paper, Sydney Street, Brighton.

Age 18+ 

About the Facilitator

Annabelszki is a Brighton-based writer and performance artist. She has run Performance Skills Workshops since Oct 2018 and is now launching a series of drop-in Comedy Writing Workshops at Pen to Paper, Sydney Street, Brighton (starting Sun 22 March 6-8pm £10). Come along to her free IWD taster workshop, for a fun and creative experience!

As a performance artist, Annabelszki delivers a fusion of spoken word, stand-up, sketch comedy, improv and cabaret. Her work is political and feminist, taken from a lesbian perspective. Check out her 2020 Brighton Fringe show ‘Blood, Glorious Blood!’ (a celebration of menstruation).

Where: Museum Seminar Room

When: 2-3pm

Bookings: All workshops have limited spaces and are allocated on a first come, first served basis. Please ensure you sign up on the day at the Pen to Paper stall in the Dome’s Cafe bar.

*Our women only spaces at IWD are open to ALL self-identified women.