Judy Carter, guru to aspiring comedy writers and stand-up comics, tells all in regards to the biz of being funny and writing funny on this bright, entertaining, and utterly sensible guide on how to attract humor out of your life and switch it right into a career.
Do you assume you’re funny? Do you need to show your humorousness right into a career? If the solution is yes, then Judy Carter’s The Comedy Bible is for you. The guru to aspiring stand-up comics supplies your complete scoop on being—and writing—funny for cash.
If you’ve were given a humorousness, you&aposll be able to learn how to make a career out of comedy, says Judy Carter. Whether or not it’s making a killer stand-up act, writing a spec sitcom, or offering jokes for radio or one-liners for greeting cards, Carter supplies step by step directions in The Comedy Bible. She is helping readers first decide which genre of comedy writing or performing suits them highest after which directs them in developing, refining, and promoting their work.
Using the hands-on workbook format that used to be so effective in her bestselling first book, Stand-Up Comedy: The Book, Carter provides a sequence of day-by-day exercises that draw on her a few years as a a hit stand-up comic and the pinnacle of a nationally recognized comedy faculty. Additionally included are sensible pointers and recommendation from these days’s best comedy execs—from Bernie Brillstein to Christopher Titus to Richard Lewis. She presents the professionals and cons of the more than a few comedy fields—stand-up, script, speech and joke writing, one-person displays, humor essays—and displays the best way to tailor your subject matter for each and every. She teaches the best way to to find your “unique” voice—the real supply of comedy. And, possibly so much essential, Carter explains the best way to take a finished product to the following level—creating wealth—by pitching it to a buyer and negotiating a freelance.
Written in Carter’s distinctive, take-no-prisoners voice, The Comedy Bible is sensible, inspirational, and funny.