The American Comedy Institute (ACI) is a comedy school located in New York City that is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theater. ACI offers monthly stand up comedy classes and a One Year Program in Comedy Performing and Writing. The New York Times called ACI’s Founder and Director Stephen Rosenfield, “the best known comedy teacher in the country.”
ACI COMEDY NEWS and EVENTS
ACI COMEDY CLASSES
AMERICAN COMEDY INSTITUTE PHILOSOPHY
· You are unique. Our comedy classes will help you find your own comic voice – what is original and different and wonderful about your sense of humor.
· You are a storyteller. Our comedy classes will teach you how to write and perform your unique comedy skillfully, fearlessly and entertainingly to the largest possible audience.
· You love to make people laugh. Our comedy classes will help you develop comedy you can bring to stand up comedy clubs, television, film, theater, the web, and print media.
We believe that by offering our students comedy classes, performing opportunities, industry information, and introducing their work to the entertainment industry, we are significantly enhancing their capability to pursue comedy as a career.