About Steve Roye

Leading stand-up comedy educator and trainer, providing proven 21st century strategies and techniques for individuals who wish to become comedians on a professional level. For a detailed stand-up comedy resume go to: Steve Roye's Stand-up Resume.

It’s Not Just One Thing That Makes Stand-up Comedy Material Work (And Work Well)

When it comes to knowing how to be a comedian who can rock a room… I can tell by the search terms that people use to find this blog that many are under the impression that if they can just Continue reading It’s Not Just One Thing That Makes Stand-up Comedy Material Work (And Work Well)

Stand-up Comedy Tips Are NOT Enough

Most people who land on this blog are under the impression that all they really need to get off to a great start as a comedian is to find a few solid stand-up comedy tips and they are good to Continue reading Stand-up Comedy Tips Are NOT Enough

How To Get Stuck In Stand-up Comedy Joke Writing Mode

Probably one of the most unfortunate conditions that a comedian can experience is that they get hopelessly stuck in what I can only describe as “conventional” stand-up comedy “joke writing” mode. When I refer to “conventional” joke writing, I am Continue reading How To Get Stuck In Stand-up Comedy Joke Writing Mode

You Already Have Much Of What You Need To Produce A Powerful Stand-up Comedy Act

If you are trying to discover the techniques to somehow “write” a stand-up comedy act that actually works to generate big laughs… Please allow me to offer an alternative perspective that may be of immense value to you — especially Continue reading You Already Have Much Of What You Need To Produce A Powerful Stand-up Comedy Act

Using Your Natural Comedy Talent As A Comedian

It should go without question that the single most valuable asset that you can bring to the table as a comedian is your already developed comedy talent. I’m talking specifically about the same comedy talent you use day in and day Continue reading Using Your Natural Comedy Talent As A Comedian