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Comedian Sammy J has written for the page, the stage and the screen – but no matter what he’s writing, it all comes down to structure.
In this entertaining session, Sammy J shares his tips on how to structure a story, using examples from his work.
By the end of the workshop, students will have created their own Three Act story, using the same structure that Hollywood writers have successfully used for the past century.
Sammy J is a Melbourne-based writer. His musical comedy albums have been nominated for three ARIA awards, and his ABC TV sitcom Sammy J & Randy in Ricketts Lane was nominated for Best Comedy at the 2015 AACTA awards.
Sammy J had it all: School captain. Dux of Year Twelve. Studying law at the University of Melbourne. Then he gave it all up to become a comedian. Through story and video, Sammy J describes his journey from would-be lawyer to full-time writer and performer. Charting his days from schoolyard wedgie recipient to class clown, […]