An aspiring comedian needs to have certain aces up his sleeves if he has to realize his dream of becoming a good standup comedian. Not all men with a sense of humor can be comedy artists. Here’s why
Seize the moment: To be a comedy artist one needs to practice and practice. Having a natural sense of humor is fine but one needs to have comedy gags on a range of topics. An artist with the same topic becomes repetitive and boring.
Be natural: This is most common advice doled out to all the aspirin g comedians but is the most difficult to achieve. A person who is naturally humorous may be tongue tied in front of an audience. However one needs to stick to the original style that he is comfortable with.
Be the audience: The aspiring comedy artist can then visit a few comedy clubs and be part of the audience. He can gauge the audience reactions and their preferences. He can also learn from the comedians who perform routinely at the comedy clubs. Watch their mannerisms and how they handle the crowd.
Have a trial run: Once the budding artist has gathered the confidence to perform, he can perform at any one of the comedy clubs to test his talent. One should not be perturbed if the audience does not appreciate the jokes that one thought were the best slapstick. There is always room for improvement and can go back to improving the comedy content. There is no hard set rules to succeed ,but one’s passion and never give up attitude sure will change things.
From around the world
Kim Kardashian West was concerned her pre-Met juice cleanse would mean she lost too much weight to fit into her dress.
Lindsay Lohan is an American actress from New York City. Apart from acting, she is also a model and singer-songwriter. She has also tried directing and producing. Popular movies Lindsay has starred in are Confessions of a Teeenage Drama Queen, Mean Girls, Scary Movie, and The Canyons. She has…
Anyone old enough to remember television from the late 80’s and early 90’s remembers the sitcom starring the loveable alien, ALF. A fun-loving, furry, foul-mouthed extraterrestrial who snacked on cats, ALF swept through America and was in the top 25 shows in the nation from its debut in…
“The Good Wife” is one of the best legal dramas on television today. Currently, it is in its 7th season and it is supposedly the last season of the drama. The final episode is estimated to be May 8, 2016. The serial drama has gained a tremendous audience over the course of 7 years. Some…
Being an artist is not always easy, and sometimes you just have to watch out for obstacles. This was the case of Dylan O’Brien, the actor who was injured while filming the Maze Runner. Everyone has been waiting for the movie after he gained millions of fans after his recent appearances in…
Charlize Theron started her career as a dancer and she still considers herself connected to music. However, her career really began at the age of 16 when she won a modeling contract. She moved to Europe for a short period of time, only to return to USA to study ballet. Unfortunately, an injury made…
If you’re in the market for comedy, Vancouver’s very own Century Plaza Hotel might just be the place to visit in August or September 2016. The hotel features a comedy club known as The Comedy Mix, which features many comedians. August 11 to 13, The Comedy Mix is featuring comedy veteran…Read more