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"The Message of You" Conference

When: Fri Oct 25, 2013 to Sun Oct 27, 2013...

The reasons people come to Comedy Workshops vary - some want to be standup comics, some writers and some just want to face the fear of being onstage alone. But the results are always the same - a confident comic starting a journey of creativity, success and fun.


Speaking Workshop

on DVD

Everything you need to know to make a six-figure income in the professional speaking industry.

Stand-up Comedy Workshop
With Judy Carter, Author of "The Comedy Bible"

When: Sunday, December 9th 10:00am - 4:00pm

Where: Washington D.C.

The author of "The Comedy Bible" brings her acclaimed Hollywood Workshop to Washington DC!

Whether you dream of becoming a funny speaker, a stand-up comedy star, a better writer, a more effective communicator, a funnier human being, or you just want to not have people fall asleep when you speak, you CAN learn to leave them laughing! 

What am I going to learn?

  • Openings: how to make them love you in 17 seconds
  • Three steps to writing authentic material based on your persona
  • How to make any subject funny (even the most boring)
  • How to create comedy material from your life experiences
  • Techniques to conquer the fear of performing
  • How to turn the crazy characters in your family into material
  • How to connect with any audience

Each participant will end the day with performing new comedy material. This workshop is great for pros and beginners alike.

Former students include:

Seth Rogan
Movie Star
(Pineapple Express, Knocked Up)

Sherri Shepherd
TV Star
(The View)

Maz Jobrani
Internationally Acclaimed Headlining Comic

Making speakers funny is Judy Carter’s specialty. Judy has been a comedy coach to NSA past presidents, CEOs, and even US Senators. As a comic and speaker herself, she has shared the stage with America’s top comedians, including Jerry Seinfeld, Jay Leno and Robin Williams. Her books, The Comedy Bible, (Simon and Schuster) as well as, Standup Comedy: The Book, (Random House), have launched comedy careers worldwide and received praise from Oprah Winfrey who said, “Judy Carter can show you how to make your sense of humor pay off."

Judy’s new book, The Speaker’s Bible: Create a Career Out of The Message of You, will be published by St. Martins Press in 2013. Her website is full of free comedy tips at:


Regular Workshop Package

Date: Sunday, December 9th

Time: 10:00am - 4:00pm

Location: DC Improv Comedy Club & Restaurant
                1140 Connecticut Avenue, NW
                Washington, DC 20036

Price: $175 $145 USD - EARLY BIRD SPECIAL if you register prior to November 18, 2012