Asking about the number of jokes in a 2-3 minute stand-up comedy routine is not as good of a question as asking how many punchlines are in 2-3 minutes of comedy material. This article explains exactly what you need to know about punchline frequency. Continue reading How Many Jokes Are In A 2 To 3 Minute Stand-up Comedy Routine?
If you are wondering if taking an improv class will help you in your stand-up comedy adventures, the short answer is yes. However, the benefits of learning improv are most likely not what you think they may be since each performing art is very different in style and approach. Continue reading Will Taking An Improv Class Help Me Develop A Funnier Stand-up Comedy Routine?
Stage fright is crippling condition many new comedians face. Is there any way to get rid of it? The answer is yes. In this article I describe the process that I used to quickly get rid of stage fright when therapeutic hypnosis failed to yield any results for me. Continue reading Is There Any Way To Get Over Stage Fright As A Comedian?
If you are in serious need of a complete time waster when comes to creating stand-up comedy material that will actually generate laughs when you deliver it, you have hit the jackpot! Find out why writing exercises are largely worthless for the new comedian. Continue reading Will Comedy Writing Exercises Help Me Develop My Stand-up Comedy Act?
As with any endeavor worth pursuing, becoming a comedian does have its own unique challenges that must be overcome to move forward? This article describes some of the most common challenges new comedians face. Continue reading What Are Some Of The Big Challenges That New Comedians Face?
You might not realize this, but you have a tremendous influence on your chances of becoming a professional comedian. If you want the best possible chance of success, you must make sure that the comedy talent you developed off the stage makes it onto the stage. Continue reading What Are The Odds That I Can Become A Pro Comedian?