Brace yourselves! The co-producers of Essay Fiesta, Alyson Lyon and
Keith Ecker, are bringing their teachable skills back to the masses. This February, the two will be offering a variety of classes through Dabble. And they’re only $20 a pop!
Pulling from his years of professional marketing and PR experience, Keith is offering two PR-related classes:
PR 101: Press Release Writing Basics teaches students how to format, write and distribute a press release.
PR 201: Media Relations Basics teaches students how to follow up with a press release, prepare to be interviewed and, in general, interact with the media.
Keith is also offering two comedy writing courses:
Comedy Writing 101: The Basics of Joke Writing teaches students the nuts and bolts of putting together a zinger. You’ll receive a comprehensive overview of comedic genres as well as an in-depth list of tools and tips to help you craft your own jokes.
Comedy Writing 201: The Joke Writing Lab provides students with a workshop environment to test and refine material in a supportive. This highly interactive class focuses on instructor-facilitated peer critique.
Meanwhile, Alyson will be lending her professional make-up artist skills to help you put your hottest face forward with her Sizzling Hot Valentine’s Makeup class.