The Cheeky Monkey - Writing Narrative Comedy

The Cheeky Monkey - Writing Narrative Comedy $23.99

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Tim Ferguson

Published by Currency Press

From one of Australia's most successful comedians comes The Cheeky Monkey, a practitioner's guide to the art of comedy writing

Both insightful and practical, The Cheeky Monkey explains the principles of sitcom writing and guides the reader in how to apply them

Seeded with exercises to aid the developing comedy writer, this book will help you to:

Write jokes

Create funny stories

Build comic characters

Develop a sitcom

Sell your sitcom to producers and TV networks

Many of Tim's techniques can also be applied to film, stage, stand-up or indeed any form of comedy

You'll make 'em laugh before you know it

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