NCF Presents:Stand Up & Learn Kids Comedy Show May 2017
Studio TheaterSat, May 20 5:00 PM Event Date Passed
Main TheaterSat, Oct 14 11:30 AM Event Date Passed
Run Time:45min
Genre:Live Comedy
Category:Family Friendly

Nantucket Comedy Festival Presents Stand Up & Learn

Thursday, Friday & Saturday, October 12–14, the Nantucket Comedy Festival presents our first Stand Up & Learn Winter Workshop Series of the season.  Executive Director Kevin Flynn and will be on island to conduct the workshops for Stand Up & Learn, a comedy education program for young people ages 8–18.  An initiative of the Nantucket Comedy Festival, Stand Up & Learn enables island children to build self-confidence while learning to create and perform original stand-up comedy.  Children can choose to perform in a special kids’ show on Saturday morning at the Dreamland, and even return in the summer for Stand Up & Learn Kids’ Night on Wednesday, July 11, 2018. 

Workshops for this session will take place in the Dreamland Theater, 17 South Water Street, on Thursday, October 12 from 3:30–5 in the Harborview Room, on Friday, October 13 from 3:30–5 p.m. in the Main Theater and on Saturday, October 14 from 10–11 a.m. in the Main Theater, followed by a performance at 11:30 a.m. put on by the workshop participants.  Please sign up soon, as this class will be limited to a maximum of fifteen children.  All children’s workshops are free to participants.

To sign up for Stand Up & Learn workshops, or for more information, please email Alyssa Corry,

Kids’ Performance Time: Saturday, October 14 at 11:30 a.m.—FREE, but please reserve your tickets online or at the Nantucket Dreamland Box Office.