Creating stand-up comedy material for the stage DOES NOT have to be hard. But if you are trying to “write” jokes from a blank piece of paper or using a word processor and expecting that material to work well on stage, you might want to take a close look at this revealing article. Continue reading Why Is Writing Stand-up Comedy Material So #!?#% Tough?
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?