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

The Missing Parts Of These Common Stand-up Comedy Terms And Phrases

If you do a search online for “how to write a joke”, you will find an abundance of information that has little if any actionable value. To be brutally honest — much of this information is absolutely worthless for trying Continue reading The Missing Parts Of These Common Stand-up Comedy Terms And Phrases

My Stand-up Comedy Material Works Well Sometimes, Not So Well Other Times – What Gives?

This article directly answers the question about why stand-up comedy material will work well one time and not another given similar audience dynamics. Continue reading My Stand-up Comedy Material Works Well Sometimes, Not So Well Other Times – What Gives?

Wanna Be A Comedian? Here’s Some Important Information You Must Know

There are a number of people who find this blog using the search term “how to be a comedian”. Here’s what I would tell anyone who wants to know how be a comedian and take a serious shot at stand-up Continue reading Wanna Be A Comedian? Here’s Some Important Information You Must Know

Am I Funny Enough For Stand-up Comedy Or Am I Just Wasting My Time?

Sometimes I get difficult, if not impossible questions like: Am I funny enough for stand-up comedy or am I just wasting my time? Without knowing an individual personally or without reviewing a video of an individual performing stand-up comedy, there’s Continue reading Am I Funny Enough For Stand-up Comedy Or Am I Just Wasting My Time?