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Welcome To The Comedy Lab

We are now bringing stand up comedy classes to your city

Stand Up Comedy Classes

Come and check out our stand-up comedy classes

Welcome to The Comedy Lab – Where Laughter Meets Learning

Are you ready to turn your sense of humour into a full-fledged skill? Look no further! The Comedy Lab is your destination for unlocking the secrets of stand-up, improv, and comedic storytelling. Join our improv and stand up comedy classes.

Why Choose The Comedy Lab?

๐Ÿคฃ Learn from the Pros: Our courses are taught by multi-award-winning comedian and qualified teacher Tom Short; an associate lecturer on The UK’s only comedy writing and performance degree. In addition to this Tom has performed at many comedy festivals, most recently the Leicester Comedy Festival. Furthermore, he has also provided writing ideas to the BBS and pitched many programmes to other channels.

๐ŸŽค Discover Your Unique Voice: Unleash your inner funny and find your comedic style with our tailored courses. Whether you’re a beginner or a budding comedian, we have something for everyone rooted in fun engaging activities that foster creativity, learning and exploration.

๐Ÿ‘ฅ Join a Vibrant Community: Connect with fellow comedy enthusiasts, share your jokes, and grow as a comedian together with access to our online creative communities including writing groups and events. Furthermore, laughter is always better when shared!

๐Ÿ”ฅ Master the Art of Comedy: From writing killer one-liners to perfecting your timing, our courses cover every aspect of comedy. You’ll leave with the skills and confidence to perform on stage.

Feel free to check out our venue for the Comedy Lab here at The Fierce Bar

Our services:

๐ŸŽ™๏ธ Stand-Up Comedy 101: Craft and perform your own original stand-up routines that leave your audience in stitches. Based on ideas that are truthful and meaningful to you. Additionally, we allow you to add your creative spark.

๐Ÿ˜‚ Improvisation Mastery: Develop quick thinking and comedic creativity through improv exercises and games.

๐Ÿ“– Comedic Storytelling: Turn everyday experiences into hilarious tales that captivate and entertain.

๐ŸŽŸ๏ธ Online content: We offer a number of online resources such as blog posts and videos. This is designed to help you with your comedy passion project! Additionally, you will walk away with brand new comedic skills to try where you wish. Furthermore, we are here to help and guide you through this process.

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“I enjoyed this course, I have done a couple of comedy courses in the past and I thought this one was the best.”

Actor / Workshop participant

We believe that people of all backgrounds can pursue their dreams of being comedians. Our courses are designed to make that dream a reality.

Contact Us

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Our Creatives

The Comedy lab was set up by Tom Short (Left). He is a multi-award winning experienced stage professional who works as an actor, writer and comedian.

Tom has been described as “Tommy Cooper-esque… Would give Les Dawson a run for his money”. North West End and an Edinburgh fringe veteran dubbed “[The festival’s] low key Keyser Soze”.

He set up Comedy Lab as he wanted to get more people involved. Furthermore, allowing various backgrounds to unlock their comedic potential.

(” We have various people come to these classes. It’s great to see how natural people are at comedy even at their first class“)