The term “street joke” (also known as a joke joke) is the comedian term for common jokes “told on the street” among friends. But can they be used in a stand-up comedy routine? This article addresses this question directly. Continue reading Can I Use Street Jokes In My Stand-up Comedy Act?
The most important thing that new comedians want to know is how to write jokes – especially jokes that will get the big laughs when delivered. But writing jokes that will actually work is not done in the typical “writing” approach – designed for an individual reader – if you want real results. Continue reading How Do I Write Jokes For A Stand-up Comedy Routine?
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?