I was going through some of my old emails when I ran across an interesting question:
“On your stand-up course home page, you recommend that people try stand-up comedy books and other resources before considering your course. Can you be more specific about which books to use?”
First let me say that I currently do not endorse any of the so-called “how to” books on stand-up comedy (nor have I for years – they all have variations of the same lame approach to producing stand-up comedy material).
But I do recommend that people try what the popular books on stand-up comedy have to offer first and here’s why: Read the rest of this entry