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Activities at The Skyros Centre, Greece

Creating Laughter with Arthur Smith

Sun 12 - Sun 19 Jul 2020

“Laughter is the shortest distance between two people.” (Victor Borges)
 
This Masterclass with Arthur Smith is for anyone who wants to write or perform comedy or for those who just want to gaze at the Aegean Sea and chuckle along with the waves. Arthur will provide advice, exercises, insights and showbiz gossip but, most importantly, will give all students a certificate.

At the end of our week we will present a comedy night to the other students which will demonstrate that 'laughter is the one true metaphysical consolation'.  See you in Greece.


About Arthur Smith

Arthur Smith is a comedian, writer, broadcaster and erstwhile Grumpy Old Man. He has performed comedy all over the world and has written every form of comedy from stand-up to full-length plays and screenplays.

His play 'An Evening with Gary Lineker' ran for several years in the West End and his most recent show ‘Syd,’ about his father was a sell out at the Edinburgh festival. He appears regularly on Loose Ends on Radio 4 and presents The Comedy Club on Radio 4 Extra.

He wrote an acclaimed autobiography My name is Daphne Fairfax and his most recent book ‘100 things I meant to tell you’ is in book shops now

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