Cheeky Monkey

Do you have a comedy idea?

Writing a sitcom, movie, sketch or stand-up?  It’s not easy.  Comedy writing can be scary, and stressful.

Would it help if you knew comedy writing secrets?

Tim Ferguson’s comedy writing masterclasses take the stress out of writing comic projects for stage and screen. The Principles of Comedy, the invisible frameworks that underpin humour, can give you a guide to make the process faster and simpler. (Not easy, but at least you’ll know what you’re doing.)

Cheeky Monkey Comedy Tim Ferguson writing textbookCheekyMonkeyComedy.com  is headed by Australia’s foremost comedy writing teacher – Tim Ferguson.  He’s a comedian, screenwriter, movie director and producer.  Tim has trained thousands of comedy writers, producers and comedians. Many have gotten their projects made, winning international awards and competitions.

Tim Ferguson has taught comedy screenwriting worldwide, including New York University, Scotland Screen Academy, Australian Film Radio & Television School, RMIT University and Victorian College of the Arts.  Tim tours the world performing stand-up and musical comedy. He’s co-written dozens of live stage comedy shows and hundreds of hours of comedy and entertainment TV.

Tim Ferguson has a unique artwork style, original Tim Ferguson AWT (art) work can be commissioned. You can read his memoir Carry A Big Stick.

For Tim’s Comedy writing manual, The Cheek Monkey – Writing Narrative Comedy 

The Cheeky Monkey offers comedy writing courses & tips for sitcom, comedy movies, comedy plays, stand-up, comic novels, humorous books and entertainment TV.