How To Be A Famous Comedian | Louis C.K. pays tribute to George Carlin

I was just writing something about a video I came across on YouTube. It was Louis C.K. paying tribute to the great George Carlin. Then I received an email from a student of mine referring me to HuffPost Comedy which is a segment of the Huffington post. They had beat me to it . . . → Read More: How To Be A Famous Comedian | Louis C.K. pays tribute to George Carlin

Comedy Lessons | A Word About Hecklers

Comedy Lessons is a series in my comedy blog that deals with individual solutions to problems that arise in the pursuit of a career in stand up comedy or comedy writing. These comedy lessons are a direct response to situations that have happened to myself while performing live or to my colleagues or students and . . . → Read More: Comedy Lessons | A Word About Hecklers

Biggest Mistakes Comedians Make When Writing Comedy

By Jerry Corley | Founder – The Stand Up Comedy Clinic

Comedy writing is rewarding. There is no better feeling than writing a joke and getting an appreciative laugh. Okay, maybe there is a better feeling but that belongs in a different blog:besides, if I told my wife that the things she does don’t compare . . . → Read More: Biggest Mistakes Comedians Make When Writing Comedy

Lessons New Comedians Learn From “Bringer Shows”

By Jerry Corley | Founder of The Stand Up Comedy Clinic

Let’s face it, one of the new realities in the comedy landscape in L.A. (and probably New York and San Francisco), is what is known as the “Bringer Show.” So we’re all on the same page, here’s the idea behind the bringer show: A . . . → Read More: Lessons New Comedians Learn From “Bringer Shows”

Stand Up Comedy Clinic Alumn is “great” on “Car Warriors”

The students at the clinic are getting work! Tommy Otis who plays “Itchy” on “Car Warriors,” (Wednesday nights @9pm on the Speed network), does a great job on the show. . . . → Read More: Stand Up Comedy Clinic Alumn is “great” on “Car Warriors”

Top 10 Best Comedians Of All Time

George Carlin

There are so many great comedians. It was hard to find the top ten. I apologize to those I may have left out. You’re all awesome! . . . → Read More: Top 10 Best Comedians Of All Time

Lunch with a Legendary Bob Hope Writer

We barely ordered iced-tea and we were already neck deep in talking about comedy. . . . → Read More: Lunch with a Legendary Bob Hope Writer