Why The Opening Stand-up Comedy Act Has The Hardest Job

When it comes to learning how to be a comedian… The opening act in the stand-up comedy environment is arguably the hardest spot in a line up of comedians — particularly from a laughter generation stand point. It’s often referred Continue reading Why The Opening Stand-up Comedy Act Has The Hardest Job

Is There Any Way To Bypass Stand-up Comedy Open Mic Nights?

Another question that seems to come up from time to time is this: Is there any way to bypass stand-up comedy open mic nights? The answer is yes, but there’s a bit more involved than meets the eye. Let me Continue reading Is There Any Way To Bypass Stand-up Comedy Open Mic Nights?

How Do I Get Discovered As A Stand-up Comedian?

One of the questions that has crossed the minds of those who want to know how to be a comic is this: How do I get discovered as a stand-up comedian? And my immediate reply would be… What are you Continue reading How Do I Get Discovered As A Stand-up Comedian?

10 Questions You MUST Be Able To Answer In Order To Produce Stand-up Comedy Material That Works

I know that there are many who want to “write” a stand-up comedy act that works who think that the way it is done is like writing a book report or a short story. They also tend to believe that there Continue reading 10 Questions You MUST Be Able To Answer In Order To Produce Stand-up Comedy Material That Works