New To Stand-up Comedy? A Great Starting Point: ComedyUniversity.com
One of the most basic ways that a comedian can review their stand-up comedy act for performance improvement is to simply count the number of laughs generated each minute they are on stage.
All that is needed is a video or audio recording of the set you wish to review, along with some fingers and toes to count with.
I should mention that what I am about to share with you regarding laughs per minute is only a very rough, largely inaccurate performance gauge and just like with any stand-up comedy set, your performances will usually always vary to some degree relative to the audience size, seating, and attentiveness to your show. Read the rest of this entry