Retrieved 1 February Larry Miller. The New York Times. New York Times Company. I'm looking for the connective tissue You will shave letters off words.
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You count syllables Louis C. Interview TV Show. Retrieved 3 February And then, get rid of all the impurities and all the bad stuff, and then keep doing that. Talking Funny Film. Chris Dipetta.
The Denver Post , 24 June Accessed on 29 March George Wallace. How did you answer them? And that takes between seven and eleven years. How long did it take you to figure out your individual comedic essence? Dying Laughing Motion picture.
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A show begins the moment the audience walk into a venue. A lot of comedians just want laugh, laugh, laugh…every, what is it, 15 seconds they say? The Guardian. Retrieved 26 January Comedy club audiences Stand-up Comedy Tips. Stephen K Amos. Comedy Dynamics. I call the first two minutes, your flash. Karen Koren. Retrieved 22 March San Bernardino, CA. Chapter 5. If you have a strong first minute…the minutes that follow will be great, too. Chicago, Illinois: Chicago Review Press.
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Retrieved 28 January In order to get stage time at [bringer shows]…you [have to] bring…5 to 15 friends, each of whom must show up and agree to buy at least two drinks…Some people think bringers are a scam, and they kind of are. Jim Richardson's Organized Comedy. If you show up with 9 people, you will not get on and your friends will not get their money back.
The New York Times Company. Retrieved 2 February Clubs like Caroline's will ask for 15 people. Encyclopedia of Humor Studies. A canned joke is a generally short narrative ending in a punchline…[that] the speaker has memorized. Department of Psychology: University of Western Ontario. Internet Archive Interactive Online Book. Retrieved 18 February Chapter 4. A setup is the information a person needs to get the joke.
Be A Great Stand-Up 2nd ed. A joke…must have all the information implicit in the setup, so…the punchline…makes sense. Geoffrey Asmus. Retrieved 29 August Bret Watson. Retrieved 27 January You turn it into a juxtaposition of two ideas and create jokes. Incongruity has been and remains the most influential approach to the study of humour even though superiority predates it by approximately two thousand years.
Retrieved 15 June At its core, humor seems to be all about incongruity. Big Think. The Big Think, Inc. Retrieved 10 February Mental Floss.
Minute Media. Taglines are Stock jokes are jokes that a comic has I would sort of underline words…is that the rule of three?
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I Am Comic film. IFC Films. Abby Stein. If you have a long bit, the biggest laugh has to be at the end. It has to be. It can't be in the middle or the beginning. Since the setup has already been established, the second, third, and fourth jokes are short, shorter, shortest. Even observational comics, who base their material in reality, use the truth not as an end but as a foundation on which to build jokes by taking the truth to its farthest [sic] extreme.
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Budd Friedman. The Telegraph. Telegraph Media Group Limited. We argue that using the name of someone who people consider funny generates an expectancy of humour when hearing a joke. Irvin Arthur.