How Many Jokes Are In A 2 To 3 Minute Stand-up Comedy Routine?

When it comes to determining how many jokes are in a 2-3 minute stand-up comedy routine, it depends on how one defines the term “joke”. A much better question would be: How many punchlines are in a 2-3 minute stand-up Continue reading How Many Jokes Are In A 2 To 3 Minute Stand-up Comedy Routine?

Will Taking An Improv Class Help Me Develop A Funnier Stand-up Comedy Routine?

The short answer to the question of whether or not taking an improv class will help someone have a better stand-up comedy routine is – yes, but not in the way you are probably hoping for. Here’s why I say Continue reading Will Taking An Improv Class Help Me Develop A Funnier Stand-up Comedy Routine?

Is There Any Way To Get Over Stage Fright As A Comedian?

Yes, you can overcome stage fright. But you have to know what causes stage fright to happen in the first place if you want to get rid of stage fright and excel as a comedian. There are two primary aspects Continue reading Is There Any Way To Get Over Stage Fright As A Comedian?

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?