Are New Comedians Predisposed To Struggle Needlessly?

If you go to any comedy open mic anywhere, you don’t see success – you see most people flop. And it’s not because of a lack of talent. This article discusses why new comedians tend to be predisposed for failure when they start the process of becoming a comedian. Continue reading Are New Comedians Predisposed To Struggle Needlessly?

The Truth About Developing A Character For Stand-up Comedy

Have you heard that you need to develop some sort of unique character or persona in order to have success as a comedian? If that’s what you want to believe, then you might want to pass on what this revealing article has to offer about this popular myth. Continue reading The Truth About Developing A Character For Stand-up Comedy

How To “Write” Stand-up Comedy Material The Hard Way

Which is easier – writing or talking? Yet most new comedians feel that they are somehow obligated to to “write” their stand-up comedy material in a fashion intended for a reader, NOT a live audience. This article identifies why that is more than problematic. Continue reading How To “Write” Stand-up Comedy Material The Hard Way

Is Your Comedy Talent Actually Making It To The Stage?

Even though it’s been over two decades since I embarked on my own stand-up comedy journey, I remember those first months like they were yesterday. Those first months weren’t pleasant at all. I was struggling terribly and couldn’t understand why Continue reading Is Your Comedy Talent Actually Making It To The Stage?

The Value Of Your Time When Starting A Stand-up Comedy Career

Let’s take a look at the value of time as it is spent starting a stand-up comedy career, assuming that your time has some sort of assigned monetary value. I’m taking this approach because… People seem to understand the value Continue reading The Value Of Your Time When Starting A Stand-up Comedy Career