For anyone who has ever thought about trying stand-up comedy, invaluable lessons on where to start will be offered at a free comedy workshop being given by The Manhattan Comedy School. Among those who will speak at the workshop are 'Seinfeld' and 'Cheers' writer Tom Leopold, Comix owner Harlan Halper, founder of The Manhattan Comedy School and the Director of New Talent at Comix Andy Engel, and NBC'S 'Last Comic Standing' finalist Cory Kahaney. Cory is also the instructor for The Manhattan Comedy School. Topics will include how to get stage time, the five cardinal rules for beginners, why being nervous is normal and healthy, what material to use for an industry DVD, when to audition, how to find an agent, and more.
Added by Upcoming Robot on March 27, 2009