Facebook For Comedians

Facebook For Comedians

Facebook is one of the most important tools for comedian marketing. Even so, many comedians aren’t using Facebook to it’s full potential. Comedians have the opportunity to use it, and other social media outlets, to network with other comedians in town, out of state, and across the globe. A stand-up comedian’s success is directly related […]

Translating Everyday Humor Into a Comedy Act – How to Write Comedy

Translating Everyday Humor Into a Comedy Act – How to Write Comedy

So many new comedians are faced with the same issue: how do you translate your natural sense of humor into a stand-up comedy act? What do you do if you’re really good at making quick jokes with friends but have writer’s block when you’re attempting to write comedy? [embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WaG2-ndIRD4&feature=youtu.be[/embedyt]   First, there’s a difference […]

Local vs. Universal Humor

Local vs. Universal Humor

Stand-up comedy jokes can be broken down in multiple ways: mechanical vs. organic, one-liners vs. storytelling, observational vs. experiential, current event vs. evergreen material, and local vs. universal. Comedians are exposed to these different styles as they learn to write comedy. Click here for an article on how to write stand-up comedy. In this article […]