One of the biggest complaints I receive from comics and students trying to get mic time is that "everything seems to be a bringer show." Several of my students "burned out"
"Yes, you can teach comedy. It is a skill as much as an art." When I tell people I teach comedy. The first thing I usually hear is: "there's such
By Jerry Corley | Founder â€“ The Stand Up Comedy Clinic Comedy Tip of The Day: Write, write and write some more. I've been a stand
By Jerry Corley | Founder â€“ The Stand Up Comedy Clinic Comedy writing is rewarding. There is no better feeling than writing a joke and getting an appreciative laugh. Okay,
JC Morgan started learning comedy in Jerry Corley's comedy class in Los Angeles less than two years ago, now he's been awarded The Funniest Comic in L.A. award for 2011.
George Carlin said you can learn from the greats by studying their styles.
Jay Leno once told me, "Never do new material for a showcase for an agent."
Students often ask me if they should protect their material or if they should the worry about other comics stealing their material. I usually regurgitate a quote told to me