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

Want to know how comedians get their stand-up comedy ideas? You might be surprised to discover that you already have much of the comedy material you need – it just needs to be packaged and prepared for the stage. Find out how I can say this… Continue reading How Do Comedians Come Up With Their Stand-up Comedy Material Ideas?

Is There A Difference Between Acting And Delivering A Stand-up Comedy Act?

Many new comedians are under the false impression that because they are delivering a stand-up comedy “act”, then they need to be skilled in acting. Not true! Stand-up comedy and act are two very different and distinct performing arts. Continue reading Is There A Difference Between Acting And Delivering A Stand-up Comedy Act?

How Long Does It Take To Be Funny As A Comedian?

Do you want to kill audiences with laughter in the shortest time possible and dramatically increase your chances of success in the world of stand-up comedy? This article addresses 5 key elements that have a direct impact on how long it will take any new comedian to be funny on stage. Continue reading How Long Does It Take To Be Funny As A Comedian?

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

Most comedians start their stand-up comedy adventure at open mic nights. This article identifies a number of issues demonstrated by comedians who perform at open mic nights that negatively impact effective comedy performances and the audience laughter needed to succeed. Continue reading What Do I Need To Know About Comedy Open Mic Nights?

What Are The Basic Joke Formulas I Can Use To Develop My Stand-up Comedy Act?

Still looking for the basic joke formulas you need to develop a stand-up comedy routine that will kill audiences? Well, you might as well be looking for a personal meeting with the Tooth Fairy. “Cookie cutter” joke formulas simply won’t work and this article explains why. Continue reading What Are The Basic Joke Formulas I Can Use To Develop My Stand-up Comedy Act?