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Taught at customized dates and times for these 3 types of schedules:
1) Weekly local workshops near where
Jim Richardson lives in Rohnert Park (just south of Santa Rosa), Northern California, USA.
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listen to Steve Jaxon reading our commercial
aired Feb. 12-16, 2016 on KSRO's 3-6 pm M-F show "The Drive."
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2) Online webcam-to-webcams versions of these same Lessons
Broadcast through Internet video conferencing to anywhere that
You can get to a relatively fast Internet connection via your computer or mobile device.

3) In-person 2-3 day intensive workshops at various cities.


Descriptions for Lessons 1-4 of 35 Lessons.

Calendar & registration deadlines for Spring-Summer 2016:
Both webcam and 2-3 day intensive workshops
Are both announced on this commonly shared and frequently updated calendar in the
"Sign up for Workshop Lessons" section of the registration form.


Who should take this workshop—Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced:
Stand-up comics, business keynote speakers, politicians, ventriloquists and other solo acts,
at any level in your career.
See professional endorsements and insider tips on how to make the most out of studying with Jim.


Who gives this workshop:
Jim Richardson, Comedy Coach & Co-Writer since 1977.
•Jim taught the first Stand-Up Comedy class in the United States of America for credit at a USA University in 1980.
•Jim's students and Clients have gone on to win many, many national TV Emmys and major comedy contests with prizes up to $100,000.


Jim can also help you with your specific act through his one-on-one coaching and co-writing.

What:
Jim strives to teach you as many core Comedy Writing & Performing Techniques as possible.
You will participate several times at every session.


Why:
Everyone can always improve.

Where:
Anywhere that you can get Internet access.
You can learn online from the comfort of your own home or office.


How:
You will attend lecture/demonstrations,
watch video clips
and complete interactive exercises
through your smart phone's, tablet's or computer's built-in audio/video web cam
--here is what to look for:




Most computers sold in the past few years come with a built in Audio/Video webcam:
•Look for a pinhole in the top of most smart phones (Apple, Android, etc.), tablets (iPad, etc.), Windows PC or Apple computer monitors.
See above photos for example built-in webcam solutions:
a smart phone, a tablet and a computer monitor.

Note: If you have an older computer, external USB webcams are available
at very low cost for both Windows PC and Apple computers.
•See this photo below of a Microsoft example for a very good external webcam solution:


Included with your investment:
Jim will meet with you online a week before Lesson One
to walk you through getting set up with the free video conferencing software.
This takes only about 20 minutes.
Relax: this is FUN!

8-)

When:
Monday nights, beginning March 7-28; April 4-25; May 2-23, 2016,
and so on throughout the year at 6-9 pm PST
and at other customized schedules.
See schedule for both webcam and on-location workshops in classrooms, homes and offices
updated on this registration form.

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Over a dozen top Stand-Up Comics & Keynote Speakers endorse
Jim's Stand-Up Comedy Workshops
as turning points in their careers,
especially when coupled with his Coaching & Co-Writing services.

Now, they offer you insider tips,
what they did before winning TV Emmys
and vastly increasing their earnings.

You could be next.
Why not?
It's legal!

8-)

To see what Jim's nationally successful
Students and Clients have to say, click here.

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Calendar | Video: tips | Endorsements: tips | Coaching & Co-Writing | Coaching order form | About Us
Lessons 1-35: Descriptions | Register: Lessons 1-4 | Register: Lessons 5-8 | FAQ | Contact Us

Sub Headings: even more tips!
Studying Comics | Comedy Roots | Comeback? | Defense | Character mask | Robin | Censorship
Writer's block | Camcorder Coaching | Memorizing | Remembering | Stage Movement: setting a bit
Business | Business Cards | Your Web Site | Open Mics | Evil "Bringer Shows" | Audition | MC tips
Promo Packet | Contact media | Interviews | How to get BIG-$ Gig$ | Agents vs. Managers
Newsletter | Goodies | Auditioning: TV & Movie parts | Site Map: more tips
Improvisation: Thinking on Your Feet | Jonthan Winters | Joan Rivers | Hecklers