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PHSC Hosts Comedy Workshop Series in Dade City

The Encore Academy at Pasco-Hernando State College will offer a three-week workshop series titled, Stand-Up Comedy. The series will explore a variety of comedic techniques and styles through discussion, jokes and storytelling. Students will gain public speaking skills in a relaxed atmosphere and have the opportunity to practice their comedic timing. 

The Stand-Up Comedy creative improvisational workshop series will be offered through two sections, either on Wednesday or Thursday evenings from 6 to 8 p.m. The Wednesday night series begins March 19 and ends April 2 and the Thursday night series begins March 20 and ends April 3. All workshops will be held at the East Campus in Dade City, 36727 Blanton Road in room A-202. The cost is $12 per workshop or $36 for the three-week series. 

The Encore Academy is a service of PHSC that provides educational opportunities to adults over the age of 50. All Encore Academy workshops are open to the community. Membership in the Encore Academy is not required. Registration deadlines are two days prior to workshop start date. To learn more about membership or Encore Academy workshops call 1-855-NOW-PHSC or visit

Release date: 
March 4, 2014
Encore Academy Program Manager
Assistant Director of Marketing and Communications