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“The Craft and Art of Comedy Writing” Panel
“The Craft and Art of Comedy Writing” Panel
All Events
“The Craft and Art of Comedy Writing” Panel
“The Craft and Art of Comedy Writing” Panel

“The Craft and Art of Comedy Writing” Panel

JULY 30, Spark Fest

“The Craft and Art of Comedy Writing” Panel

JULY 30, Spark Fest

Writing funny is hard. Like, really really hard. How hard? Nothing I’ve written so far is funny, and I tried really, REALLY hard. If you also need help in this area then join us for an industry panel only at Amphibian Stage. Three professional comedic writers and performers, Paul Varghese, Julia Cotton, and Ashley Ray, explain their journey from notebooks and open mics to being featured on HBO, Comedy Central, NBC, ABC, Adult Swim, VICE and Cosmopolitan. 

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Showtimes

SATURDAY, July 30: 2PM

 

Duration
2 Hours

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Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

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“Reclaiming My Space” Storytelling Performances
“Reclaiming My Space” Storytelling Performances
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“Reclaiming My Space” Storytelling Performances
“Reclaiming My Space” Storytelling Performances

“Reclaiming My Space” Storytelling Performances

JULY 28, Spark Fest

“Reclaiming My Space” Storytelling Performances

JULY 28, Spark Fest

If you love The Moth’s or Oral Fixation’s storytelling events, this is for you! Five diverse North Texas artists (J. Davis-Jones, Laila Kharrat, Coyote Rock, Devon Kodzis, and Julia Estelle Cotton) share authentic, personal stories inspired by the prompt “Reclaiming My Space.”

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Showtimes

Thursday, July 28: 8PM

 

Duration
2 Hours

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Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

Storytelling Workshop
Storytelling Workshop

Storytelling Workshop

JULY 17, Spark Fest

Storytelling Workshop

JULY 17, Spark Fest

Is there a story inside of you that’s ready to jump out? Sign up today for this Storytelling Workshop, only at Amphibian Stage! Led by Julia Cotton (Assistant Director of “Oral Fixation: DFW” and long time Storytelling Teacher), this workshop will help unique voices find the tools, structure, and levity they need to bring their story to life. We all have a story to tell, let’s help you find yours.

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Spark Fest: Workshop
$20-30
Showtimes

Sunday, July 17: 2PM

 

Duration
2 Hours

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Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

Kids Comedy Showcase
Kids Comedy Showcase

Kids Comedy Showcase

JULY 29, Spark Fest

Kids Comedy Showcase

JULY 29, Spark Fest

Final Showcase for Fun with Comedy workshops.

 

Invite your friends and family to show off what you’ve learned all week! Cameras are welcome and encouraged.

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Showtimes

Friday, July 29: 11AM

 

Duration
2 Hours

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Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

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Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Musical Improv for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Musical Improv for Kids
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Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Musical Improv for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Musical Improv for Kids

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Musical Improv for Kids

JULY 28, Spark Fest

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Musical Improv for Kids

JULY 28, Spark Fest

Do you love belting out your favorite songs? This workshop, designed for ages 9 to 13, is improv with a musical twist, and it’s less about rhyming and more about emotions. If music makes you feel something, come play with us.

Taught by Ben Fort, a Fort Worth comedian, Second City graduate, and writer of sketches, plays, scripted podcasts, and a musical. You can see him perform at Theatre Arlington’s monthly Comedy Club, which he also directs.
This class is two hours long. All Fun with Comedy youth classes will end with a performance for friends and family on Friday, July 29, at 11am.

 

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Comedy Workshop
$5-25
Showtimes

Thursday, July 28: 11AM

 

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Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

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Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Improv Games for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Improv Games for Kids
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Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Improv Games for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Improv Games for Kids

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Improv Games for Kids

JULY 27, Spark Fest

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Improv Games for Kids

JULY 27, Spark Fest

This workshop, designed for ages 9 to 13, focuses on improvisation – a style of comedy that’s all made up on the spot. It’s basically pretending, and we’ll play a bunch of fun games that make it seem easy.

Taught by Ben Fort, a Fort Worth comedian, Second City graduate, and writer of sketches, plays, scripted podcasts, and a musical. You can see him perform at Theatre Arlington’s monthly Comedy Club, which he also directs.
This class is two hours long. All Fun with Comedy youth classes will end with a performance for friends and family on Friday, July 29, at 11am.

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Comedy Workshop
$5-25
Showtimes

Wednesday, July 27: 11AM

 

GET TICKETS

Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

All Events
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Funny Songwriting for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Funny Songwriting for Kids
All Events
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Funny Songwriting for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Funny Songwriting for Kids

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Funny Songwriting for Kids

JULY 26, Spark Fest

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Funny Songwriting for Kids

JULY 26, Spark Fest

This workshop, designed for ages 9 to 13, kids will learn how to write original comedic songs in your favorite musical style. No musical background? No problem, as long as you love listening to music. Bring something to write with!

Taught by Ben Fort, a Fort Worth comedian, Second City graduate, and writer of sketches, plays, scripted podcasts, and a musical. You can see him perform at Theatre Arlington’s monthly Comedy Club, which he also directs.
This class is two hours long. All Fun with Comedy youth classes will end with a performance for friends and family on Friday, July 29, at 11am.

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Comedy Workshop
$5-25
Showtimes

Tuesday, July 26: 11AM

 

GET TICKETS

Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

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Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Character Monologues for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Character Monologues for Kids
All Events
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Character Monologues for Kids
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Character Monologues for Kids

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Character Monologues for Kids

JULY 25, Spark Fest

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Kids: Character Monologues for Kids

JULY 25, Spark Fest
This workshop, designed for ages 9 to 13, is all about creating funny characters that can be used in sketch, standup, plays, or on TikTok. Guided exercises will help you write fictional monologues, which you’ll get to try out in a supportive environment. Bring something to write with!
Taught by Ben Fort, a Fort Worth comedian, Second City graduate, and writer of sketches, plays, scripted podcasts, and a musical. You can see him perform at Theatre Arlington’s monthly Comedy Club, which he also directs.
This class is two hours long. All Fun with Comedy youth classes will end with a performance for friends and family on Friday, July 29, at 11am.

 

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Comedy Workshop
$5-25
Showtimes

Monday, July 25: 11AM

 

GET TICKETS

Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!

All Events
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Adults: Musical Improv
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Adults: Musical Improv
All Events
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Adults: Musical Improv
Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Adults: Musical Improv

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Adults: Musical Improv

JULY 25, Spark Fest

Workshop: Fun with Comedy for Adults: Musical Improv

JULY 25, Spark Fest
Do you love belting out your favorite songs? This is improv with a musical twist, and it’s less about rhyming and more about emotions. If music makes you feel something, come play with us.
Taught by Ben Fort, a Fort Worth comedian, Second City graduate, and writer of sketches, plays, scripted podcasts, and a musical. You can see him perform at Theatre Arlington’s monthly Comedy Club, which he also directs.

This event is a part of Spark Fest, our annual Summer celebration of groundbreaking and exciting new art.

 

Tickets & Dates

Showtimes

Monday, July 25: 7PM

 

Duration
2 Hours

GET TICKETS

Upcoming Shows

AUGUST 24 & 27, National Theatre Live

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Edmond Rostand

James McAvoy (X-MenAtonement) returns to the stage in an inventive new adaptation of Cyrano de Bergerac, broadcast live to cinemas from the West End in London.

OCTOBER 12 – NOVEMBER 6, Main Stage

The Hollow

Based upon the stories of Washington Irving Adapted by John Rapson

Heads will roll!