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NERDIST SKETCH HOUSE TEAM – OPEN SUBMISSIONS

Edited to add: We will consider each packet / reel on an individual basis. If you’d like to submit along with a partner or a team, you are welcome to do so. Please indicate so in your submission. 

 

The Nerdist School is holding an open submission period for NEW SKETCH HOUSE TEAM MEMBERS. Currently we have a killer batch of funny teams, sketch nights are always packed, and we’re really proud of our sketch community. So it’s time to keep growing!

 

If you are interested in submitting, please read on:

 

DEADLINE: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 19

 

WE ARE LOOKING FOR: Writer / actors (also known as actor / writers). We are looking for people who are comfortable doing both. The Nerdist School is an inclusive community, and everyone is welcome.

 

CLASS REQUIREMENT: In order to submit for this round, you need to have passed at least one (1) sketch writing class at a major theater in Los Angeles, New York or Chicago. Please tell us which sketch class at which theater you passed, and when.

 

SUBMISSION MATERIALS:

-3 written sketches (2-5 pages each)

-1 minute video of at least 3 original characters

 

SEND TO: NerdistSketch@gmail.com.

Include the word “submission” in your subject line. Also include your class requirement information, as stated above: tell us where & when you passed a sketch writing class.

 

QUESTIONS FOR US? Email them to NerdistSketch@gmail.com.

Include the word “question” in your subject line.

 

We will announce our decision by the end of the second week of March. We can’t wait to watch and read your stuff!

 

Thank you,

The Nerdist School Sketch Team Committee

(Jen Curran, Steph Garcia, Lindsey Barrow, Julia Bartlett, Kirk Novak, Randy Thompson)