What Do I Need To Know About Bombing On Stage As A Comedian?

With the exception of poorly set-up stand-up comedy shows or very small audience attendance, you may be surprised to know that bombing on stage as a comedian is mostly a self-inflicted experience. What adds insult to injury when it comes Continue reading What Do I Need To Know About Bombing On Stage As A Comedian?

How Do Comedians Come Up With Their Stand-up Comedy Material Ideas?

Let me start with this – it doesn’t matter whether a comedian is trying to write a stand-up comedy routine from blank paper the hard way or they are developing topic based stand-up comedy material the easier way… The comedy Continue reading How Do Comedians Come Up With Their Stand-up Comedy Material Ideas?

What Do I Need To Know About Comedy Open Mic Nights?

Comedy open mic nights are usually the primary stepping stone most comedians use to start the process of becoming a comedian. Unfortunately, comedy open mic nights also tend to be the performing opportunities most squandered by new and prospective comedians. Continue reading What Do I Need To Know About Comedy Open Mic Nights?

How Can I Develop My Comedy Timing As A Comedian?

Comedy timing for comedians is more than just stopping talking when the audience starts laughing and starting talking when the audience stops laughing. But I will also say this – most new comedians don’t realize that they already have most Continue reading How Can I Develop My Comedy Timing As A Comedian?

How Much Of What Stand-up Comedians Say Is True?

The first thing you need to know is that all comedy and humor has a foundation in truth, whether it be in casual conversations or on the stand-up comedy stage. The degree that stand-up comedy material is “truthful” is dependent Continue reading How Much Of What Stand-up Comedians Say Is True?