Is There Any Way To Bypass Stand-up Comedy Open Mic Nights?

Another question that seems to come up from time to time is this: Is there any way to bypass stand-up comedy open mic nights? The answer is yes, but there’s a bit more involved than meets the eye. Let me Continue reading Is There Any Way To Bypass Stand-up Comedy Open Mic Nights?

Are You Stuck In Research Mode Looking For Info On How To Become A Comedian?

I can fully understand why someone who is considering becoming a comedian could get easily stuck in what I can only describe as “research mode”. By this, I am talking about doing continuous research about becoming a comedian but never Continue reading Are You Stuck In Research Mode Looking For Info On How To Become A Comedian?

Getting Your First Paid Stand-up Comedy Gig

Lately folks have been reaching this blog by using this search phrase: How do I get my first paid stand-up comedy gig? Performing as a stand-up comedian is a very thrilling adventure once they are able to generate significant laughs. Continue reading Getting Your First Paid Stand-up Comedy Gig

7 Questions To Ask Comedy Club Open Mic Comedians

The vast majority of comedians start out performing at local comedy club open mic nights or other comedy open mic venues. If you are in the process of considering jumping into stand-up comedy… One of things I would recommend that Continue reading 7 Questions To Ask Comedy Club Open Mic Comedians

Is Stand-up Comedy Competitive? Not Even Close…

This article describes the reasons why stand-up comedy is not as competitive as it appears and why there are always great opportunities for new comedians. Continue reading Is Stand-up Comedy Competitive? Not Even Close…