One of the questions that people who are looking to take a shot at stand-up comedy want to know is this: How difficult is it really? This article answers that question as it relates to a comment submitted by a professional musician looking into becoming a comedian. Continue reading A Great Question From A Professional Musician About Becoming A Comedian
One of the places comedians can perform is in local bars and taverns. This article discusses the good and the not so good aspects of bar gigs and what comedians should be aware of when performing at one. Continue reading Stand-up Comedy Bar Gigs: What You Need To Know
For anyone who is looking for stand-up comedy resources, there is one book that I consider a must read — especially for new comedians — that doesn’t fall into that category. The name of the book is Comic Lives by Betsy Borns. While the book is a bit dated (originally published in 1987), you simply won’t find a better resource for discovering what the world of stand-up comedy is really all about.