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The cultural hub of Whistling Woods International, reverberated with laughter and immense enthusiasm as the comedy- Tanmay Bhat narrated his tryst with comedy with the students of WWI. ‘With a motto’ to be a strong promoter of the present-day pop-culture, he described his journey into the world of stand-up comedy.
In a light-hearted yet informative session moderated by Chaitanya Chinchlikar, Tanmay
He further explained the importance of in-depth research and observation involved behind creating a comedy set. He supported his statements by citing examples from his highly recognized roast comedy show – AIB Knockout and the unique spoof project on Hindi party songs. He opined on the aspects of structuring a script, creation of multiple video-breaks and the process of sketch writing among others.
In addition, Tanmay also revealed the key rules that one must apply during content creation. Being strongly opinionated, discussing relatable experiences, sharing nostalgic memories and bringing in a positive ethos; were a few rules Tanmay emphasized upon. On a similar note, he also helped the students to gain insights on the evolution of comedy over the decades.
He said, “Comedy is no longer about a joke, it is about the story.” In the latter part of the session, Tanmay conducted an impromptu sketch about Whistling Woods International, through which he explained the students the process of mapping comedy. The applauded comedy guru also shared plans about his future ventures and how he aims at producing sets that are based on his real-life experiences.
The session marked its end with a Q & A round post which Tanmay Bhat was felicitated with a token of appreciation by Subhash Ghai.