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Writing Satire with Julia Weiss (Cards Against Humanity)
Saturday, August 11, 2018 | 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
This workshop focuses on the Whys and Hows of social/political satire.
Workshoppers will participate in a variety of exercises devised to help them connect to and think about the world around them, develop stronger satirical points of view and understand the difference between satire and a “political joke.”
About Julia Weiss
Julia Weiss is a comedian, playwright, and former member of the Second City touring company. She is now one of Cards Against Humanity’s head writers, performs with the improvised Star Trek podcast and regularly contributes to The Paper Machete, a weekly live magazine. You can also catch her performing improv occasionally at The Annoyance theatre and in Cards Against Humanity’s live shows. Julia has also produced several plays in Chicago including the acclaimed Tammy: A Coming of Age Story About A Girl Who’s Part T-Rex.
Only 16 spots available! Register now!
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- Students must be respectful to their fellow students and course instructors, and adhere to our Student & Teacher Code of Conduct and our Community Code of Conduct.
General requirements for 8-week courses & intensives:
- All improv students are required to join and participate in at least one improv jam and see at least one improv show at CCB during the course.
- Students may not miss more than 2 out of 8 classes (there are no make up classes)
- Students may not be more than 15 minutes late to 4 out of 8 classes
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