Asking about the number of jokes in a 2-3 minute stand-up comedy routine is not as good of a question as asking how many punchlines are in 2-3 minutes of comedy material. This article explains exactly what you need to know about punchline frequency. Continue reading How Many Jokes Are In A 2 To 3 Minute Stand-up Comedy Routine?
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?
Is writer’s block a problem for comedians? Answer #1: Yes. Answer #2: It shouldn’t be. Find out why writer’s block should never be an issue for any comedian who is trying create stand-up comedy material for the stage. Here’s a hint: There is no such thing as “talker’s block”. Continue reading Do You Have Any Suggestions On How To Overcome Writer’s Block?