Perfomance

How To Avoid Verbal Tics And Filler Words

Many of us use filler words like “um”, “like”, and “you know” without even realizing it. Whether you’re giving a presentation or talking to your friends, overusing filler phrases can make you seem less intelligent or less confident. It’s sad that such a superficial thing can distract from an otherwise compelling message, but it’s just … Read more

Do Your Homework

Doing homework and research as a stand-up comic keeps the material poignant and accurate, as even a slip up of a few words can ruin the integrity of a good joke. Study your own material between shows with great tips from a television comic and performance instructor in this free video on stand-up comedy.

Watch This And You Will Know Comedy Kung Fu

Stand-Up Comedy fundamentals from Marshall Chiles… owner of The Laughing Skull Lounge in Atlanta who has been performing stand-up since 1999. Check out www.MarshallChiles.com to learn more about him/me. This video teaches you the basics of finding, writing and performing stand-up comedy. Please be aware, there is no substitute for getting on stage… but these … Read more

Testimonials

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

Miami

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