Comedy Workshop with writer Shelly Goldstein run by North Sea Screen Partners member FilmFyn, in collaboration with Zulu Comedy Festival 2011, and fellow-NSSP member nordmedia, from Germany. The workshop will be in English and will cover topics like live on stage comedy versus on-screen, film comedy and TV comedy, physical comedy versus verbal, ‘punching up’ a comedy script, international versus local humor, examples of success and failure, and ‘breaking in’ to English language comedy, USA and UK.

The Workshop is aimed at talented as well as upcoming comedy writers, comedians and new talents in comedy.

Comedy writer Shelly Goldstein has written and produced in every major genre of film, TV and stage. As a TV writer and producer she has contributed to every major American network, as well as the CBC, as a Creative Supervisor for Sony Pictures TV, Shelly wroteand supervised the production of sitcoms and reality/game shows in the US, Europe, Latin America and Asia, and as a TV writer her work has ranged from drama,
such as Forever Knight (CBS/CBC) to comedy (Tracy Ulman show), documentaries including the award-winning Behind the Music (VH1), to reality (special material and comedy work for dozens of stars including Sharon Stone, Justin Timberlake and Paula Abdul), to animation, Shelldon (NBC and worldwide 2011) to multiple Showbiz series for E! Her features script work includes script and rewrite work for Steve Martin, Francis Ford Coppola and Steven Spielberg. Shelly is also a remarkable comedy performer and singer in her own right - her one woman shows, including Groovy Girls of the 60s, have played to capacity in leading LA and London venues.

The Comedy Workshop will take place in Odense, Denmark on Saturday 27th August. Click here for more information.

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