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April Comedy Hour

Event Chair: English Comedy Frankfurt

The only honest art form is laughter, comedy. You can’t fake it.

Lenny Bruce

Resources for Standup Comedians

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ACTING EXERCISES FOR STANDUP COMEDIANS

Here are some solo exercises you can use to improve your acting skills. Good actors can make things believable. Being credible onstage for an actout joke or a sincere punchline is crucial. You also need performance skills and good vocal variety. Try these tools from the world of acting when working on your next open …

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COMEDY CADENCE. Mastering rhythm

(Especially when performing for non-native speakers) Controlling your cadence is crucial for any stand-up comedian. But it becomes even more important when performing for audiences where English may not be the primary language. In this post, we’ll look at cadence techniques to maximize laughs, as well as specific tips for multilingual crowds. First, what is …

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NEW JOKES OR OLD JOKES?

Hopefully some of the jokes you wrote from your first open mic got a response. Keep whatever was working for you, and bring those jokes back. Can you add new jokes to the same premise? (A Tag). A lot of knowing if jokes work comes from practicing the jokes multiple times. When starting out as …