How To Write Stand-up Comedy Material The Hard Way

This might come a s surprise but most new comedians choose to try to produce funny stand-up comedy material for the stage using the hardest possible approach. Find out why I can say that and discover a resource for a much easier way to creating big laugh stand-up comedy material from scratch. Continue reading How To Write Stand-up Comedy Material The Hard Way

Comparing Apples And Oranges When It Comes To Stand-up Comedy Material

Many new comedians are under the impression that writing and talking are completely interchangeable forms of communication. Does that describe you? If so, you might want to take a look at this article that tackles a comment made on this blog on the topic. Continue reading Comparing Apples And Oranges When It Comes To Stand-up Comedy Material

The Benefits Of Taking A Stand-up Comedy Class Or Workshop And What To Look At Before You Do

Introduction If you have already reviewed this article: Didn’t Get What You Wanted When You Took That Stand-up Comedy Class Or Workshop? Here’s Why… Then you know that I am usually NOT a fan of stand-up comedy classes or workshops Continue reading The Benefits Of Taking A Stand-up Comedy Class Or Workshop And What To Look At Before You Do

The Truth About Set-up Lines And Punchlines

If you have ever wondered why I am convinced beyond a shadow of a doubt that most stand-up books, workshops and courses are virtually WORTHLESS when it comes to learning how to “write” comedy for material for a stand-up comedy Continue reading The Truth About Set-up Lines And Punchlines

Can I Know If My Stand-up Comedy Material Is Funny Before I Take It To The Stage?

This article identifies 5 variables that must be considered in order for a comedian to know if their stand-up comedy material is funny before they deliver it. Continue reading Can I Know If My Stand-up Comedy Material Is Funny Before I Take It To The Stage?