Will Comedy Writing Exercises Help Me Develop My Stand-up Comedy Act?

I know that there are quite a few folks who land on my websites looking for stand-up comedy writing exercises. On surface it would seem like stand-up comedy writing exercises would be a solid and logical activity to help someone to Continue reading Will Comedy Writing Exercises Help Me Develop My Stand-up Comedy Act?

What Are Some Of The Big Challenges That New Comedians Face?

By any standard, stand-up comedy is considered by many to be one of the most difficult performing arts to master. Don’t get me wrong – pretty much any endeavor, whether it be in the field of entertainment or otherwise will Continue reading What Are Some Of The Big Challenges That New Comedians Face?

What Are The Odds That I Can Become A Pro Comedian?

While there is no way to accurately determine your odds or chances at becoming a professional comedian, I can tell you what I know which is this: If an individual has real comedy talent (notice I said real comedy talent) Continue reading What Are The Odds That I Can Become A Pro Comedian?

Are There Any Advantages To Producing A Clean Stand-up Comedy Act?

Most comedians tend to “follow the herd” so to speak and focus on the development and delivery of an “adult” stand-up comedy act. And there’s nothing wrong with that at all. The stand-up comedy act that any comedian chooses to Continue reading Are There Any Advantages To Producing A Clean Stand-up Comedy Act?

How Much Do Comedians Get Paid?

One of the things that new comedians want to know is what the earning potential is for pro comedians. First, let me start with this: All pro comedians are independent contractors who are usually paid on a performance by performance Continue reading How Much Do Comedians Get Paid?