Welcome to The Berlin Stand Up School

This school is a collaboration between 2 of Berlin’s most experienced stand-up comedians Paul Salamone and Caroline Clifford. We aim to impart our combined 20 years (omg we’re so old!) of comedy experience, directly to YOU through a syllabus of expertly crafted and tried and tested classes and workshops. People love our courses, they’re always full!

Our Classes

Upcoming Events

  • Beginners Stand Up Comedy

    Join Caroline Clifford's thrilling 6 week beginners class that's already made a huge impact on the Berlin scene. Leap-frog that initial noob phase, make friends for life and start your comedy career with a bang! Read More

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    November 17, 2018 15:00
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  • Hosting & Crowdwork

    A basic TWO-DAY WORKSHOP introduction to anyone looking to host their own show or interact more with their audiences. Learn the basic principles of good hosting and crowd work, building a “hosting set”, strategies for involving the crowd in... Read More

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    August 12, 2018 12:00
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  • Topical Comedy Writing Workshop

    Learn topical joke writing and then perform your own "Weekend Update" Read More

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    August 25, 2018 12:00
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  • Killin' It with Paul & Cliff

    Want your comedy to kill, not maim? This is the class for you. Aimed at the more experienced comedian, “Killing it” is the best way to take a good hard look at your current set, cut all the... Read More

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    September 2, 2018 15:00
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  • Private tuition / Script editing

    Ask Paul or Caroline to take notes of your shows / videos and give you detailed and personalised feedback. We can also work with any scripts you have and make them wayyy funnier! Read More
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Coming Soon

  • Advanced Stand Up Comedy

    Have you been doing stand-up for 6+ months ? Think you're pretty good, well we think you could be a lot better 😀 This class involves 4 open mics (recorded) and 4 intense feedback sessions with detailed notes, it's not... Read More
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  • A2 Stand-up Comedy

    Did you take the beginner's class and then stalled? Or you used to do stand-up and somehow let it fall by the wayside? This class is definitely for you. It includes an intensive recap of the beginners class, and all the... Read More
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  • Beginner's Stand-Up Comedy Intensive

    Join Caroline Clifford's thrilling beginners class that's already made a huge impact on the Berlin scene. Leap-frog that initial noob phase and start your comedy career with a bang! Read More
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