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

Top 3 Factors That Directly Impact The Speed At Which You Can Progress As A Comedian

This article details the top 3 factors that directly affect how fast a comedian can progress. Continue reading Top 3 Factors That Directly Impact The Speed At Which You Can Progress As A Comedian

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?

How Many Jokes Are In A Minute Of Stand-up Comedy Material?

This article reveals the number of jokes and punchlines needed in a stand-up comedy act to generate headline level laughs. Continue reading How Many Jokes Are In A Minute Of Stand-up Comedy Material?

Two Questions About Delivering Stand-up Comedy Material

Here are a couple of great questions I received about delivering stand-up comedy material: I watched a comic bomb at an open mic a little while ago. He had a routine that was like Jack Handy observations, where almost every Continue reading Two Questions About Delivering Stand-up Comedy Material