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?
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?
The term “street joke” (also known as a joke joke) is the comedian term for common jokes “told on the street” among friends. But can they be used in a stand-up comedy routine? This article addresses this question directly. Continue reading Can I Use Street Jokes In My Stand-up Comedy Act?