Why Can’t I Make Money With My Stand-up Comedy?

If you want to get paid to entertain audiences as a comedian, there are performance attributes that must be met for that to happen – particularly on an increasing scale. This article discusses what a comedian must bring to the table in order to get paid to perform. Continue reading Why Can’t I Make Money With My Stand-up Comedy?

Completely Unusable Information About How To Write Funny Punchlines

It would be most prudent to be suspicious of some of the information being made available online to new comedians — like information about how to “write” punchlines. This article explains why simply telling people to make sure punchlines are funny should be considered suspect information. Continue reading Completely Unusable Information About How To Write Funny Punchlines

Two Questions About Delivering Stand-up Comedy Material

There are a number of aspects that can be identified when it comes to laughter generation during a stand-up comedy routine. This article answers two questions involving delivery, set-up, punchline speed and the time it takes for these things to happen in a single performing minute. Continue reading Two Questions About Delivering Stand-up Comedy Material