Comedy Trade School is an online training institution for comedy creators taught by professional comedians. Our goal is to teach our students the skills of being funny, from how to write jokes, create characters, and perform stand-up.

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Harnessing Your Comedy Stallion: A Guide to Nurturing Your Creative Comedy Genius

Unlock the secrets to mastering your comedy journey with our insightful guide, inspired by Jerry Seinfeld's creativity metaphor. Explore structured approaches, learn from seasoned professionals at Comedy Trade School, and find your stage with Mr. Open Mic. Your path from chuckles to roaring laughter starts here, ensuring your comedic talent doesn’t just run wild but gallops steadily towards success in the stand-up comedy class of life.

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Cracking the Comedy Code: Navigating Parody, Farce, and Satire in Today’s Humor Landscape

Dive into the world of comedy with our guide to understanding parody, farce, and satire. Discover the nuances of each style, their impact on modern humor, and tips for aspiring comedians. Elevate your comedic knowledge today!

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Cracking the Comedy Code: Navigating the World of Stand-Up with Expert Insights

Explore the intricacies of stand-up comedy with expert tips and insights. From mastering audience interaction to continuous learning, dive deep into what makes a comedian truly shine. Your laughter-filled journey begins here!

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Decoding Comedy: The Subtle Art of Parody vs. Satire in Modern Entertainment

Dive into the captivating world of comedy as we unravel the distinctions between parody and satire. Discover their unique charms, purposes, and their impact on modern entertainment. A must-read for comedy aficionados!

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From Chuckles to Roars: Navigating the Dynamic World of Stand-Up Comedy

Dive into the exhilarating realm of stand-up comedy, exploring its evolution, the secrets behind its timeless appeal, and tips for budding comedians to captivate audiences and leave them in stitches.

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From Irony to Authenticity: The Evolution of Comedy in the Post-Modern Era

Explore the transformative journey of comedy in the post-modern age. Dive into the shift from ironic humor to genuine connections, and discover how TV shows and stand-up acts are embracing authenticity for deeper laughs.

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Mastering Satire: How to Blend Humor, Irony, and Critique in Comedy Writing

Dive into the art of satire with our comprehensive guide. Learn how to skillfully blend humor, irony, and critique to craft impactful comedic narratives. Elevate your comedy writing with expert tips and resources!

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Unlocking Laughter: How Sense Memory Elevates Your Comedy Game

Explore the intricate relationship between sense memory and comedy. Discover how tapping into personal experiences can amplify humor, resonate with audiences, and elevate your comedic performances to new heights.

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Learn from the masters

Get access to Comedy Trade School’s world-class instructors and mentors who’ve made a living in comedy. Plus, we also have classes and courses from people who’ve made it on their own – so you can find your own path to success.

Too busy? Don’t worry

We know that you’re juggling a lot, so our courses are built to be completed in just minutes per day. At Comedy Trade School, we’ll help you get your career off the ground without taking up all your time.

Comedy Trade School is for everyone – from absolute beginners to seasoned professionals.

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Study To Fit Your Time Table



If you want to learn stand-up comedy, this is the course for you! The Comedy Trade School stand-up comedy course is the perfect way to learn the ropes of stand-up comedy. The course is taught by professional comedians, and you'll learn everything from joke writing to delivery.

John Smith

Los Angles

This is an excellent stand-up comedy course that will teach you the basics of joke writing, delivery, and stage presence. The course is taught by professional comedians, and you will get plenty of opportunities to perform your material. I highly recommend this course to anyone interested in becoming a stand-up comedian.

Iryna Josse


Comedy Trade School is an excellent way to improve your stand-up comedy skills. The course is thorough and well-structured, and the instructors are experienced and knowledgeable. I would highly recommend this course to anyone looking to take their stand-up comedy career to the next level.

Bob Lopatkin

New York