MARCH 2022 #TOsketchfest22

Learning&Fun

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Mar 24 – Panel: Meet the CBC Comedy Team – 12:30pm

Meet key decision makers at CBC as they outline the current vision for comedy, and how you can pitch your work across various platforms.

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Mar 24 – Panel: News Travels Fast – 3pm

Join a panel of writers from satirical and ephemeral comedy outlets. How do you write and keep your jokes pointed when the news cycle is ever changing?

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Mar 25 – Panel: Claiming Space – 3pm

Claiming Space is a panel featuring comedy creators from across North America who are forging ahead to make space for community and craft in their city.

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Mar 26 – Panel: Fierce & Funny – 2pm

Fierce & Funny is a panel discussing the world of sketch, stand up, improv as it relates to the exquisite art form that is drag. Because comedy is what? FUNDAMENTAL!

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Mar 27 – Panel: Hatching, Matching and Dispatching Cast Reunion – 4:30pm

Join the cast of CBC's cult hit as they reminisce and discuss the everlasting impact of Hatching, Matching and Dispatching.

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Mar 27 – Workshop: How to Produce an Online Show – 1pm

Alice Rose shares some basic tools and know-how to get started producing an online comedy show. Get tips and tricks on what to consider when creating a live comedy show online.

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Mar 28 – Workshop: Grant Writing for Comedy – 1pm

Meg MacKay helps you navigate the grant and funding process from a comedian's point of view. Learn about writing proper grant applications, framing yourself as a comedian in the existing granting frameworks, and where you can access finding programs.

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Mar 28 – Workshop: Process and POV for BIPOC Creators – 3pm

Instructor Darrell Faria will lead Process and POV: Creating Meaningful Characters in the Digital Space, a video workshop for BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Colour) comedy creators.

 

 

TOsketchfest’s Learning & Fun programme is presented by:
presented by CBC