Successful Comedy Seminar in Las Vegas!

In short 15-20 minute, workshop-style sessions, these impressive students wrote 7, 8, 10 jokes and more and they were jokes that truly reached the level of commercially acceptable jokes that you might hear on the late night shows. . . . → Read More: Successful Comedy Seminar in Las Vegas!

Writing Jokes 1-2-3

Writing Jokes 1-2-3 by Jerry Corley founder of The Stand Up Comedy Clinic

One of the most common concerns I hear from humor writers and comedians is that they have days and sometimes weeks where they “can’t think of anything funny.” I thought to myself that I’m never without something to write or make jokes . . . → Read More: Writing Jokes 1-2-3

How To Choose A Comedy Teacher

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: How To Choose A Comedy Teacher

Jokes – July 30, 2009

Can’t our president have a better choice in beer? . . . → Read More: Jokes – July 30, 2009

Say It, Only Different!

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.

The . . . → Read More: Say It, Only Different!