Stand-up comedy courses

Jill Edwards Stand-Up Comedy Course is the most established comedy course in the country. Jill's stand-up comedy courses have a proven and continuous track record of success. Over 20 years of teaching stand-up Jill has trained some of the UK's top television comedians, including Jimmy Carr, Shappi Khorsandi, Simon Evans, Brighton's own Seann Walsh, Angela Barnes and Romesh Ranganathan. Jill's comedy classes are where they first started out...

You already have the skills you need...

If you've ever laughed Jill believes you already have the skills you need to make others' laugh. All you need are her unique range of practical comedy writing and performance techniques to access your latent comedy skills. The friendly, encouraging atmosphere of this well-established comedy course, which runs in an award winning comedy club, will teach you everything you need to know to get you started.

It's a lot of fun and it's not frightening...

Jill's comedy courses attract people from all walks of life. You do not need to have something funny to say, or know how to write jokes, or feel confident speaking in front of people, to join this comedy course. You will learn to do all of this in the comedy classes, and at your own pace. The idea of stand-up comedy might frighten people, but this course is not frightening. Jill's experienced, supportive teaching approach, increases your self-confidence and self-belief, empowering you to enjoy discovering your "inner comic" and unique comedy voice.

Jill is at the centre of the Brighton comedy scene, most of the established local comedy nights are run by her comedy course graduates. Jill Edwards Comedy Workshops are based at Brighton's Komedia, which is also the home of her comedy club "Comic Boom."

Your safety is our priority...

This is a socially distanced comedy course in a fully covid compliant venue so you can relax and enjoy!

Whether your ambition is to be a comedian or you just fancy having a go, then this comedy course is the best starting point for you. It's friendly, practical, inspiring - and a lot of fun!

Book your place on a course with Jill

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Please book early; as the original and the best, Jill Edwards Brighton comedy course is very popular and sells out well in advance.

Check out Jill's exciting one week comedy course summer holiday for a fun intensive stand-up comedy course. Jill also runs weekend comedy courses and short taster comedy courses in person or as online comedy classes if you just want to try it all out or brush-up your existing skills.