Read the Audience

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Listen, I have gone on the record many, many, many times stating comedians should not worry about the audience and to always trust their material. And I am a firm believer in that statement. You should have faith in the work you put in. You should trust in the jokes you have written and rewritten […]

Audience Americans

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A cisgender, a lesbian, a Muslim and a feminist walked in to a comedy club…and laughed because the comic didn’t label people. The comic didn’t look out at the faces of the waiting crowd and decide they wouldn’t understand their jokes because they are different. The comic knew that all the people who came to […]

If You Aren’t On Stage, Shut Up

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I don’t understand why I need to write this article because it seems like something that should be common knowledge. Time and time again though, I’m proven wrong. What I think should be known is obviously not known by many, many young comics. So, here it is. When comedians are at comedy shows and not […]