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?

How Can I Develop My Comedy Timing As A Comedian?

Comedy timing for comedians is more than just stopping talking when the audience starts laughing and starting talking when the audience stops laughing. But I will also say this – most new comedians don’t realize that they already have most Continue reading How Can I Develop My Comedy Timing As A Comedian?

How Much Of What Stand-up Comedians Say Is True?

The first thing you need to know is that all comedy and humor has a foundation in truth, whether it be in casual conversations or on the stand-up comedy stage. The degree that stand-up comedy material is “truthful” is dependent Continue reading How Much Of What Stand-up Comedians Say Is True?

Can I Tell Stories On Stage As A Comedian?

You certainly can tell stories on stage as a comedian. As a matter of fact, there is a major advantage of being able to tell stories in your stand-up comedy act and that is: The longer that you can stay Continue reading Can I Tell Stories On Stage As A Comedian?

How Do I Write Jokes For A Stand-up Comedy Routine?

This may sound a bit odd, but I couldn’t tell you how to write stand-up comedy “jokes” that would actually work on stage if my mom was being held hostage and here’s why: There is a HUGE difference between trying Continue reading How Do I Write Jokes For A Stand-up Comedy Routine?