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De Speld Writing Workshop

Quick Details

What? De Speld Humor Writing Workshop (in Dutch)
When? Friday July 30, 14:30 – 17:00
How long? 2.5 hours
Where? Boom Chicago, Rozengracht 117 Amsterdam
Why? Because a collaboration between De Speld and Boom Chicago is long overdue!

Workshop (NL)

Always wanted to know what it’s like to laugh? Then we have good news. For people just like you, De Speld developed the Humor Writing Workshop. The workshop is given by writers and performers from De Speld and is packed with examples of the best humor from the website. You will learn their style of comedy writing in a few hours, but hey: No starting your own website!

What will you learn?
● The basics of comedy writing
● How to write a good satirical piece and with what structure
● The key to writing a successful headline
● The best ways to collect ideas and how to make jokes about current affairs
● How to write a successful headline
● The headline

Other perks:

● You will receive a De Speld participation certificate, perfectly formatted for Tinder profiles
● English speaking guests can’t take this class. Sukkels
● Happy hour starts at 17:00 (what a coincidence). Plan on drinking and comparing notes with the other participants after the workshop!

Workshop Sfeerbeeld