best comedy classes
Learn comedy online! We have the best Improv Classes and Comedy Classes! LIT offers online and in-person comedy classes that provide students a fun & supportive environment while learning the art of comedy. We have the most affordable, diverse comedy school! Whether you are a beginner looking for an Intro to Improv, or you're a seasoned comedien and want to get more creative and learn more about your craft, LIT Comedy is your best choice! Choose from Stand-Up classes, Improv Comedy classes, Sketch Writing classes, Free Improv Classes & Comedy Workshops, and Corporate Comedy Training.
What Our Players Say About LIT's House Team Program
Our players anonymously evaluate our organization and house team program every season.
Ninety-three percent rated our program as "Good" or "Excellent."
Here's what they've said:
“LIT is building something special, not just for the scene but for its players, which I think a lot of theaters often forget about."
“I am also VERY impressed by how organized LIT is — a rarity in the performance world.”
“I feel really appreciated and celebrated at LIT.”
“It's great to be involved with a group that is as interested in improvement, both individually and collectively, as this one is.”
“Truly, this is some of the most fun I've ever had while doing improv. I just adore it. ”
“I really cherish being on my team and a part of Laugh Index.”
“I have more fun with my LIT house team than any other team that I work with."
“I feel well-served by both LIT and my director.”
“A great program all around and the recent holiday show was a fantastic experience.”
“I really love my time with LIT so far and am really happy."
online stand up comedy classes
STAND-UP CLASS 101
Have you always wanted to try stand-up comedy, but you didn't know where to start? Learn the basics of stand-up comedy with LIT!
In this stand-up comedy course, you will:
Learn what it takes to write a joke
Prepare up to a 5-minute open mic set
Receive feedback on your material before you head to an open mic
Attend a free LIT show to observe other performers
Perform in a student showcase
ONLINE IMPROV CLASSES
If you are ready to perform improv on stage in a more challenging and creative format, this course is for you. This course is open to improvisers of all experience levels. In this course, you'll hone your long-form improv scene skills with focused sidecoaching as you work on a format specially selected to fit the talents of you and your classmates.
This six-week long course concludes with a performance at LIT's IMPROV WARS in Adams Morgan. And who knows? Maybe even more!