Many new comedians consider buying jokes as a means of having “quality” comedy material to take to the stage. Well, I would say BUYER BEWARE! This article explains why… Continue reading Should I Consider Buying Jokes For My Stand-up Comedy Routine?
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?
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?
Are you looking for the secrets for learning how to have great comedy timing as a comedian? You just might be surprised to learn that you already have most of the comedy timing you need to rock an audience with laughter. Find out exactly what I am referring to and why it matters. Continue reading How Can I Develop My Comedy Timing As A Comedian?
Is writer’s block a problem for comedians? Answer #1: Yes. Answer #2: It shouldn’t be. Find out why writer’s block should never be an issue for any comedian who is trying create stand-up comedy material for the stage. Here’s a hint: There is no such thing as “talker’s block”. Continue reading Do You Have Any Suggestions On How To Overcome Writer’s Block?
Many new comedians want to know if they can tell stories on stage. The short answer is YES. However, there is more to telling stories as a part of a stand-up comedy act. This article addresses some of the considerations involved with the art of telling stories on stage as a comedian. Continue reading Can I Tell Stories On Stage As A Comedian?