Youth Arts Arise Winter 2018 – Life’s a Joke

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Date(s) - Wed. Jan. 31, 2018
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm


Class Description: Students will share stories and focus on the funny in gathering ideas and concepts to then write, pencil, ink, color, and finally letter to create hilarious cartoons, comic strips, or zines (mini-magazines) based on the humorous tales from their own lives, resulting in one-of- a-kind personal creations showcasing their humor and artistic talents.

About the Instructor: Josh Filipowski has produced and performed in countless stand-up comedy shows nationally and internationally, produced projects for NBC, and contributed to The Howard Stern Show on SiriusXM & The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Jokes (Alpha/Penguin). He founded Like 2 Laugh Productions in New York in 2003 and has helped comedians develop in New York, Los Angeles, Lexington, Costa Rica, Italy and beyond. Besides the stage, he has hosted radio and live-stream programs as well as appeared on ABC’s Noon Show, NBC’s Today in LA and NBC’s Law & Order: Criminal Intent.

What is Youth Arts Arise?

Youth Arts Arise is a is an arts education project for students ages 11 to 16. This FREE program is a great after school opportunity to explore  creativity in a wide range of artistic mediums. To register, you can either fill in the All LanguagesYAA Form, Winter 2018 and sent it, or pick one up in person from the office.