Scream For Scream Room!

August 9, 2010

Those who know Comedy Nerds favorites Nick Turner know that he likes to scream. Man does he like to scream. He’s so loud.  Funny…but loud. So what better place for Nicky T then the Scream Room?  Check out this new video by Nick and Jason “The Face” Saenz (also features Kevin Allison, Katina Corraro, Travis […]

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How Personal Is Too Personal?

August 9, 2010
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Let me tell you a story about something that really happened to me. I recorded a podcast about how much personal material should you talk about on stage. Some people reveal every last terrible detail of their lives. But do you want to walk around in the world having everyone know your deepest, darkest secrets? […]

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Grizz Got A Kidney!

August 4, 2010

E! Online is reporting that 30 Rock’s Grizzwald “Grizz” Chapman just received a brand spanking new kidney. Grizz has been battling chronic kidney disease for that past two years and now is looking at a full recovery, if that’s what you call it when someone gives you a kidney.  At least I think someone gave […]

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Going Inside The Comedy Mind With Inside Joke

August 2, 2010
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Is there a big comedian of which you are a fan? If so, then Carl Arnheiter has probably talked to them on his fantastic show Inside Joke. Carl specializes in smart, fun, insightful talks with the biggest names in comedy. This week we talk to Carl about some of the people he’s talked to and […]

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Del Close Marathon Starts Today!

July 30, 2010

If you are an improv nerd then today is the bestest day of the year.  The Del Close Marathon begins today at the UCB Theater (and a bunch of other locations as well.  Visit the site for more details.)  For the uninitiated, the Del Close Marathon is to improv nerds what the Playboy Mansion Lingerie […]

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Designing The Perfect Comedy Club

July 26, 2010
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The comedy club. Perhaps no other words in the English Language fill a comic with such a strange mixture of excitement and dread. Comedy clubs are where the people are, the people who have paid to have you make them laugh. They are also the place of annoying owners, broken mic stands, uncomfortable greenrooms, and […]

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Pop Culture Comedy

July 12, 2010
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This week comedian Ben Kissel stops by to talk to us about using pop culture as a basis for your comedy. Sure, it’s a good way to get a quick laugh, but if you’re not careful, your jokes may have the shelf life of Vanilla Ice and Justin Bieber fighting to the death with pet […]

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