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The Birth of Joke Structure by Greg Dean

The Birth of Joke Structure by Greg Dean

Joke structure is one of the single most important skills that a stand up comedian needs to creat a superb stand up comedy routine. Greg Dean, the creator explains the early days of the development of this technique which gives great insight on how to create jokes.

Posting Stand-Up Comedy Clips

Posting Stand-Up Comedy Clips

These days, the internet provides free exposure to every stand up comedian, so it’s worth thinking about how much to post. Here are some of my ideas on the matter:Understand the Benefits & Risks to a Stand Up Comedian As a stand up comedian, making your material...

Focusing an Inattentive Audience

Focusing an Inattentive Audience

In the stand up comedy classes that I teach, students often ask me how to handle a situation in which a stand-up comedy audience isn’t paying attention.  Here are some approaches:Take Charge It’s easy to forget--when people refuse to pay attention to you--that you are...

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Learn from the Professor of Stand Up Comedy - He's got 40 years in the trenches teaching students how to maximize their "funny! with his tried and true techniques that truly do show them how to write a joke along with several other critical skills.  Other comedy schools have tried to copy his methods, but they just don't get it right. Don't get a copy — get the real thing!