Secrets About Repeating Your Stand-up Comedy Act

Pro comedians always appear to be addressing topics, ideas, events, observations and opinions as if they are just randomly pulling it from the top of their head as it pops up. This is one of the great illusions of stand-up comedy. Find out repetition matters. Continue reading Secrets About Repeating Your Stand-up Comedy Act

Want A Professional To “Write” Your Comedy Material For You? Buyer Beware…

If you are thinking about hiring a writer for your stand-up comedy material – you will want to exercise caution! This article explains why a comedian should be extremely cautious when buying jokes from a joke writer. Continue reading Want A Professional To “Write” Your Comedy Material For You? Buyer Beware…

Bad Assumptions Can Kill Your Chances Of Success As A Comedian

What assumptions are you making right now about stand-up comedy that are completely FALSE? In this article I describe two inaccurate assumptions that I personally made when I started out that were key to my awful performances as a new comedian. Continue reading Bad Assumptions Can Kill Your Chances Of Success As A Comedian

Three Important Issues New Comedians Face

There are 3 big issues that can trip up a new comedian who has been performing but can’t seem to generate the laughter levels they need to get ahead in the worlds of stand-up comedy. This article identifies those issues directly and asks the questions new comedians should be asking. Continue reading Three Important Issues New Comedians Face

It’s Not Just One Thing That Makes Stand-up Comedy Material Work (And Work Well)

Most new comedians choose to only work with words and sentences as they are produced from a process of “writing” in order to produce stand-up comedy material that works. There are many more factors involved in order to get the laughs you want on stage. Continue reading It’s Not Just One Thing That Makes Stand-up Comedy Material Work (And Work Well)