What the Philadelphia Comedy Academy Will Do for You:
- Fully develop a brand new act, or fine-tune an existing one
- Mold topics into an original routine through a weekly on-stage performance workshop
- Translate your ideas into a funny act through proper joke structure and editing techniques
- Three three-hour-long classes at Helium Comedy Club, Sundays from 10AM to 1PM
- One half-hour private consultation
- A graduation showcase at Helium at 3:30PM on the Saturday immediately following the final class session (schedule permitting) in which participants perform for an audience of friends and family in a supportive, positive, and controlled environment
About the Instructor:
A New York City comedian, Brad Trackman has over twenty years of experience performing stand up in renowned comedy clubs throughout the country. With a long list of televised performances, Brad has nationally recognized credits such as "The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson," "Comics Unleashed," "Gotham Comedy Live," MTV's "The Buried Life" and "Star Search" with Arsenio Hall. Brad has also made numerous appearances in other countries' broadcasts like the "Mike Bullard Show" in Canada and the "Comedy Factory" and "Raymaan Is Laat Show" in Holland.
Brad has recorded two comedy albums, "Safecracker" and "Cool Guys Don't Wear Pink," both of which were produced by XM Radio's comedy program director, Joel Haas, and have received critical acclaim.
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"If I were to do an impression of the best comedy coach/teacher it would be Brad Trackman." - Frank Caliendo
"What makes Brad Trackman such a good teacher is he walks the walk. A nationally touring comedian with over 15 years of experience and coutless television crecits, nobody is more qualified to talk the talk than Brad Trackman. However he can't sing for shit." - Adam Ferrara
"Brad is hilarious - he really knows the stand-up business. You can learn a lot from this guy." - Jeff Ross