British Comedy Guide


Exclusive learning content.

Eventually covering all our skills areas - Writing, Performance and Production - the first in a comprehensive series of exclusive BCG Pro tutorials can now be found here.

Curated by the BCG team and compiled with the assistance of a variety of bona fide professionals, this unique learning content - available only to BCG Pro subscribers - aims to every possible question you might have in your ambition to create comedy.

We'd love to hear your questions so we can serve the best, most helpful content as soon as possible. Is there anything you'd particularly like to learn about? Any skills you've never quite grasped? Any questions you want answered? Contact us to let us know.

Skills Academy


The Sketch Show. Image shows from L to R: Tim Vine, Kitty Flanagan, Lee Mack, Karen Taylor, Jim Tavaré.

How to write great comedy sketches

An in-depth tutorial explaining how to write comedy sketches. Over 80 pages of advice, with optional tasks to complete.