Telling a story in comedy is good. Did you know that one of the most popular comedy teachers in L.A. says, “Don’t do stories!” Funny, because some of the most successful comedians in the business do stories. Jerry Seinfeld? Stories. Bill Cosby? Stories. Dane Cook? Stories. Sometimes I wonder if those instructors watch comedy.
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3-Steps To Finding A Good Comedy Instructor
“My Name Is Jerry Corley. I Teach Stand Up Comedy…and I’d Like To Report A Crime:”
I’ve been a professional comedian for over twenty years. I’ve spent many years working 38 to 40 weeks on the road. I’ve written for television shows, including spending 8 years as a . . . → Read More: 3-Steps To Finding A Good Comedy Instructor
I’m a big fan of comedy, but like with anything there are certain styles I prefer to others. I’ve never been one to judge another comedian’s selection of material per se, but I will point out when a performer is relying too heavily on gratuitous F-bombs and by “gratuitous” I mean the F-bomb makes up . . . → Read More: Comedy Challenge | Are You Funnier Than Jake?