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

Knowing whether your stand-up comedy material will be funny or not BEFORE you take it to the stage doesn’t have to be quite the “guessing game” that it tends to be for most comedians. This article identifies 5 variables that have a direct impact on reducing the guesswork usually involved. Continue reading Can I Know If My Stand-up Comedy Material Is Funny Before I Take It To The Stage?

Completely Unusable Information About How To Write Funny Punchlines

It would be most prudent to be suspicious of some of the information being made available online to new comedians — like information about how to “write” punchlines. This article explains why simply telling people to make sure punchlines are funny should be considered suspect information. Continue reading Completely Unusable Information About How To Write Funny Punchlines

Two Questions About Delivering Stand-up Comedy Material

There are a number of aspects that can be identified when it comes to laughter generation during a stand-up comedy routine. This article answers two questions involving delivery, set-up, punchline speed and the time it takes for these things to happen in a single performing minute. Continue reading Two Questions About Delivering Stand-up Comedy Material

Your Stand-up Comedy Material Is Written Down – Now What?

Having your comedy material written down is pretty much mandatory as a comedian. This article identifies important factors to consider for making improvements to stand-up comedy material that has been written down. Continue reading Your Stand-up Comedy Material Is Written Down – Now What?

Looking For Information On How To Write A Joke? Then You Don’t Want To Miss This…

How much writing did you do that last time you made someone laugh off stage? Did you pass them a note and they fell down laughing? When it comes to looking for how to write a joke, you might be surprised that conventional “writing” tactics are not the answer. Continue reading Looking For Information On How To Write A Joke? Then You Don’t Want To Miss This…

5 Critical Skill Set Attributes All Comedians Must Have

Success as a comedian involves having a level of skill in a variety of areas in order to produce a stand-up comedy routine that generates frequent audience laughter. This article discusses 5 basic but essential skill set attributes a comedian must have to succeed. Continue reading 5 Critical Skill Set Attributes All Comedians Must Have