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angry-audienceIf you take a look at the recent issues surrounding Trevor Noah (who replaced Jon Stewart on The Daily Show), you are actually looking at a fairly common issue among comedians regardless of their tenure as an entertainer.

The issue that I am referring to can be summed up this way by the comedian:

“I am a comedian. And what I have to say and the way I want to say it is solely up to me without further regard because I have reached [insert level, title, etc.] as a comedy artist.”

Trevor Noah came under heavy fire for some offensive social media activity and I highly suspect that this sort of mentality plays a role in the issue. Read the rest of this entry

I found an interesting article about stand-up comedy and women with this headline:

Is a workshop for women the way to break into the male-dominated world of stand-up comedy?

It kind of hit me the wrong way because it appears to imply that women don’t have the same opportunities in stand-up comedy as men, which is 100% bogus.

Here’s the real deal:

If you go to ANY stand-up comedy open mic, you will find that the folks who try to get stage time there are mostly men, not women.
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About I Am Comic

If you really want to see “behind the curtain” when it comes to finding out what stand-up comedy is really all about…

You MUST see I Am Comic directed by Jordan Brady.

This amazing film features dozens of stand-up comedy stars like Tim Allen, Sara Silverman, Jeff Foxworthy, Jim Gaffigan, Kathy Griffin, Tommy Davidson and many more!

I should also mention that myself (Steve Roye) and my Comedy Evaluator Pro software are also featured in this film (much to my surprise).
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