Your learning journey in a nutshell

Write your first stand-up sketch and understand the art of joke delivery.

Why become a Stand-Up Comedian:

Improvise the comedian in you and finesse your charms.

25% Growth Rate

Reports say the annual growth rate will be up by 25% over the next 4-5 years

61% followers

Studies show that Indians are most likely to watch comedy over other genres

1L per show

Celebrities charge lakhs of rupees for stage shows and beginners start out with INR 5,000-10,000

16.7% perform in Hindi

16.7% of the world’s stand-up comedians perform in the Hindi language.

Learn LIVE from the Best

From comedians and actors to content creators, learn LIVE from the best in the industry.

What will you be learning?

Through this online course, explore your journey as a stand-up comedian!

Understanding Stand Up

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Basics of Writing Comedy

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Taking inspiration from the funniest people around the globe

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Writing a Joke

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Write your own Jokes

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Drawing inspirations from Standup Comedian around the world

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Understanding Anecdotal Comedy

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An Insight on Observational Comedy

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Writing Dark Comedy

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Introduction to Sketches and Topical Comedy

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How does Improv Comedy Work?

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Exploring Alternative and Satirical Humor

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Anecdotal Comedy

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Observational Comedy

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Sketch Comedy

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Improv Comedy

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Write your first observational Comedy Set

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Write your First Sketch

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Choose your favorite comedian in each of the genres

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Anecdotal Comedy

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Understanding what a Comedian’s Set includes

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The process of Writing a Set

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How to overcome Writer’s Block

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Fine tuning a Set

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Write your Punchlines

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Set a premise for your set

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How to go about writing a set?

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Finalising on your Set

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Tips to rehearse your set

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How to finetune your performance?

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Pro tips on improvising based on situations

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Time to perform

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Refine your Set?

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Making money from Comedy

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Performances to watch and learn from

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Your Final Set

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Making Money through Comedy

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StandUp Comedy and Humour Writing Course Curriculum PDF

What will you build

Get hands-on knowledge about setting a premise for your set and learn how to perform on stage.

Unlock Certificates + LoR.

Completion of our courses will provide you with 2 certifications, The Certificate of Participation followed by the Certificate of Competence.
You can also unlock a Letter of Recommendation.

MyCaptain Certificate of Completion is a badge of professional proficiency, recognised by esteemed organisations

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Here’s a sneak peek into what MyCaptain offers.

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LIVE Classes with Experts

Our courses have been created with experts and have a gamified learning journey.

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Internship and Job Opportunities

Complete portfolio-worthy projects and gain practical insight through internships in the field.

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A notch above the rest.

An exclusive array of mentorships, internship opportunities, network-building assistance and more.

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