Are you under the impression that if your stand-up comedy material reads funny on paper that it will somehow be hilarious when you deliver it on stage to a live audience of strangers, you may want to think about joining one of those flat Earth groups too. Continue reading If My Comedy Material Reads Funny On Paper, Will It Be Funny On Stage?
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?