The Resource Creating Comedy, Pumpkin TV (Firm), (evideo)

Creating Comedy, Pumpkin TV (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Creating Comedy
Title
Creating Comedy
Statement of responsibility
Pumpkin TV (Firm)
Contributor
Film distributor
Production company
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This program provides strategies and ideas for creating comedy for devised and scripted performances. Using interviews, workshops and performance footage from leading international comedy practitioners, this resource will guide students through the entire process, from the initial stages of researching, exploring and testing ideas through to rehearsal and final performance. Specific comedy generating strategies, like games and play, rhythm, timing and surprises, crossed objectives, double acts, major/minor and creating comedy characters are all explained, with performed examples
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
12 & up
Language note
Closed-captioned
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Films Media Group
  • Pumpkin TV (Firm)
Runtime
36
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acting
  • Comedy
Technique
live action
Label
Creating Comedy, Pumpkin TV (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=86419
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 14, 2015
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Comedy Techniques: Games
  • (3:21)
  • Rhythm, Timing, and Surprises
  • (1:27)
  • Fixed Points
  • (1:54)
  • Crossed Objectives
  • (2:05)
  • Double Acts
  • (1:45)
  • Spymonkey
  • Major and Minor
  • (2:07)
  • Loss of Control
  • (1:00)
  • Creating Character
  • (4:47)
  • Creating Character: Malvolio
  • (3:48)
  • Credits: Creating Comedy
  • (0:30)
  • (2:30)
  • Devising Stage
  • (2:55)
  • Devising and Improvisation
  • (1:44)
  • "Spook Show"
  • (5:24)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (35 min., 28 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
86419
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100086419
  • 100086419
  • (OCoLC)929722439
System details
System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Creating Comedy, Pumpkin TV (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=86419
Publication
Copyright
Note
Streaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on May 14, 2015
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Comedy Techniques: Games
  • (3:21)
  • Rhythm, Timing, and Surprises
  • (1:27)
  • Fixed Points
  • (1:54)
  • Crossed Objectives
  • (2:05)
  • Double Acts
  • (1:45)
  • Spymonkey
  • Major and Minor
  • (2:07)
  • Loss of Control
  • (1:00)
  • Creating Character
  • (4:47)
  • Creating Character: Malvolio
  • (3:48)
  • Credits: Creating Comedy
  • (0:30)
  • (2:30)
  • Devising Stage
  • (2:55)
  • Devising and Improvisation
  • (1:44)
  • "Spook Show"
  • (5:24)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (35 min., 28 sec.))
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sound, color.
Publisher number
86419
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • 100086419
  • 100086419
  • (OCoLC)929722439
System details
System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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