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 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?

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

There’s no definitive, one-size-fits-all answer on how long it will take anyone to become their funniest as a comedian because of the number of variables involved when it comes to developing and delivering a high impact stand-up comedy act. Here Continue reading How Long Does It Take To Be Funny As A Comedian?

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

Comedy open mic nights are usually the primary stepping stone most comedians use to start the process of becoming a comedian. Unfortunately, comedy open mic nights also tend to be the performing opportunities most squandered by new and prospective comedians. Continue reading What Do I Need To Know About Comedy Open Mic Nights?