Does it Take 10 Years to Find Your Comedic Persona?

Does it Really Take 10 Years to Find Your Persona?

There are several reasons that finding your persona is an important part of your development as a comedian. 

It makes you more memorable and helps you to stand out from the crowd. And that’s always important in terms of reaching a level of success.

But how do you find it? And How long does it take?

Some people on social media have said with absolute certainty that it takes “10 years for you to find your persona,” like that’s some magical number or something.​

There is a more streamlined approach to finding your persona and it’s easier than you might think.

I discuss that in this video.

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Sneak Peak: Jerry Seinfeld-Worst I Ever Bombed

Whether you have bombed or not doing stand-up, doesn’t mean anything. What you do with that experience defines your character. . . . → Read More: Sneak Peak: Jerry Seinfeld-Worst I Ever Bombed

3 Vital Things To Remember When Performing Stand-up Comedy

3-things to remember when performing stand-up comedy

Comedy is a Veiled Attack

You’re attacking someone or something. Even yourself. The basic rule about attacking is: Always attack up. What this means is that in our society an audience roots for the underdog. If you are a white male and you are making jokes about a minority, it is technically attacking . . . → Read More: 3 Vital Things To Remember When Performing Stand-up Comedy

How to Write A Joke – Jerry Seinfeld Style

This is cool!

As you might already know about me, I’m a huge fan of Jerry Seinfeld. I studied him when I was first starting comedy right alongside two of my other heroes, George Carlin and Richard Pryor.

I know, what an interesting juxtaposition! Carlin, Seinfeld, Pryor. Considering that combination you’d think my jokes might . . . → Read More: How to Write A Joke – Jerry Seinfeld Style

Jerry Seinfeld Intends to Die Standing Up

If success leaves a paper trail, then Jerry Seinfeld could be hit with a littering fine.

Comedians; both aspiring and veteran should take a couple of notes from his interviews, especially this one!

Johah Weiner, (no relation to the former U.S. congressman or the hot dog), had the opportunity to interview . . . → Read More: Jerry Seinfeld Intends to Die Standing Up

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