Summer School Comedy

Summer School Comedy. Writing for comedy and entertainment

Wanted: The next generation of professional writing for TV, audio and online.

With its Summer School for Comedy Writers, ifs offers comprehensive training for people with a sense of humor and writing talent who want to enter or further establish themselves in the comedy and entertainment industry – practical, industry-oriented and part-time.


20.06. – 24.06.2022 (week 1 in presence at the ifs in Cologne)
07.07. Market access and Networking (7 – 9 pm; Online)
25.07. Management – Engagements, Fees & Contracts (7 – 9 pm; Online)
04.08. What’s hot? Current Trends & Tendencies in Comedy (6 – 8 pm; Online)
29.08. – 02.09.2022 (week 2 in presence at the ifs in Cologne)

Application deadline: May 5th, 2022

+++ The Summer School Comedy will be held in German. Detailed information can be found on the corresponding German language page. +++

Main Supporter:




Industry Partners:

In addition, production companies from the industry support the Summer School Comedy, mainly through inputs/briefings and lecturers – Prime Productions (e.g. »heute SHOW«, »Sträter«) und Seapoint Productions (e. g. »Studio Schmitt«, »Let’s Dance«) among others.

Further Partners: