When it comes to stand-up comedy and writing a stand-up comedy routine, there is an almost universal assumption that the “written” word (writing) and the spoken word (talking) are essentially the same means of communication. It is this false assumption Continue reading The Differences Between Writing And Talking Matter As A Comedian
Whether one decides to write jokes from a blank sheet of paper or engage in writing down what they want to say the way they want to say it, this important fact remains: Because we cannot see words and sentences Continue reading Smartphone Accessory For Writing Comedy Material
I think most people are familiar with the saying “garbage in, garbage out”. But what does that really mean and can that in some way be applied to success as a comedian? So that we can proceed on the same Continue reading Truth Or Reality – Which Do You Prefer?
One of the biggest challenges I have had (and continue to have) is helping people make the distinction between “writing” jokes and “writing down” material as it applies to stand-up comedy material that will actually get the laughs you want Continue reading Writing Down Vs. Writing Comedy Material And Why It Matters
I can fully understand why someone who is considering becoming a comedian could get easily stuck in what I can only describe as “research mode”. By this, I am talking about doing continuous research about becoming a comedian but never Continue reading Are You Stuck In Research Mode Looking For Info On How To Become A Comedian?