How to Build a Stand Up Comedy Routine:
201 Classes

You learned the basics of building a routine in the 101 Class.
Now you’ll advance your routine building skills in the 201 Class!

Advanced Stand Up Comedy Classes

You’ll Build These Skills

  • Defining & Mastering a joke premise
  • Pulling the Audience into Your Comedy “Movie”
  • Being Yourself on Stage
  • Reading & Interacting with the Audience in Front of You
  • Tags & Tag timing
  • What to Do When You Go Blank
  • and so much more!


Advanced Training

Prerequisite: Comedy 101 Class

In our safe and supportive environment, you’ll learn the essential skills needed to become a Stand-Up Comedian.

By the time you’ve completed both courses, you’ll be able to competently put together a routine. 

Each course is conducted by Greg Dean and his certified instructors. His students call him “amazing” … “motivating” … “a great teacher.”

Greg invented and perfected the joke writing and performing techniques that have prepared over 40,000 people for a career in comedy – and have given countless others more confidence and poise in their work and personal lives. His classes are taught in the US and internationally.

Commit to Yourself. Invest in Your Future


To successfully build your routine, you need the skills and techniques taught in both classes.


Choose Your Time Zone & Payment Options

Two Great Discounts When You Pay in Full

  • Use Promo Code 50GREGOFF & save $50.00. 
  • Sign up before May 1st and save an additional $25.00 with our Early Bird Special!

Registration Is Closed. 

We’ll Announce the New 201 Session Soon.

Benefits Just For You

You Get All This:


Six Consecutive Weeks

You will be in class for five weeks.  Each class is 3 hours in length.


Greg Dean & His Certified Instructors

Any instructor who is teaching has been taught and certified by Greg Dean.  You’ll find all instructors are superb.


PDF Handouts for Each Class

You’ll be given pdf handouts for each class so that you can complete exercises before the next class.


Video Replays of Classes

Each class is recorded and and made available for two weeks after each class. This allows you to watch the class as often as you need.


Office Hours

Get extra time with Instructors every week with the weekly Office Hours. 


Teacher Independent Learning

We teach you the skills and techniques to become independent of your instructors and create your career.  We don’t give opinion.  We want you to leave the nest!


Direct Messaging with Teachers and Students

 We believe in being there for you.  You’ll be able to reach out and talk with your instructors or work with other students via our direct messaging platform.


Membership in our Global Community

 You will be invited to join our slack community where you can interact with other stand up comedians who have taken or are taking Greg Dean classes.


Weekly Performance Opportunities

You’ll perform in class each week.


Student Showcase

You’ll perform in our end-of-the-class student showcase and you can invite as many people as you want.

The Best Training You'll Ever Get!

Learn from the Professor of Stand Up Comedy - He's got 40 years in the trenches teaching students how to maximize their "funny! with his tried and true techniques.  Other comedy schools have tried to copy his methods, but they just don't get it right. Don't get a copy — get the real thing!