Street Jokes: A Powerful Tool For Comedians

Virtually everyone has told a street joke (which is the stand-up comedy term for jokes told on the street). However most comedians discount the value of having a cache of carefully selected, edited and well-rehearsed street jokes at their disposal. Continue reading Street Jokes: A Powerful Tool For Comedians

Looking For The Best Stand-up Comedy Joke Formulas?

There are a number of folks who find my websites using the search terms “stand-up comedy formulas” or “joke writing formulas”. It’s kind of sad really because here’s what I know about those folks without ever having to meet them: Continue reading Looking For The Best Stand-up Comedy Joke Formulas?

Let’s Find Out What You REALLY Know About Punchlines

Just about anyone past the 6th grade can tell you that a punchline is the funny part of a joke. And you don’t have to be a comedian to know that a punchline contains an unexpected element of surprise. But Continue reading Let’s Find Out What You REALLY Know About Punchlines

My First Stand-up Comedy Performance Flopped – Now What?

If your first performance as a stand-up comedian didn’t go as well as you would have liked for it to… You are certainly not alone, myself included. Becoming a comedian can be a frustrating affair, especially if you are largely Continue reading My First Stand-up Comedy Performance Flopped – Now What?