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Mini Q+A with Mary Beth Barone

Mary Beth Barone is a Manhattan-based comedian, writer, and actor. She was recently named one of Comedy Central’s Up Next […]

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Mini Q+A with Lauren Ashcraft

Lauren Ashcraft is a Democratic Socialist comedian running for Congress in NY-12. She went to comedy school and started to […]

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Mini Q+A with Danielle Perez

Danielle Perez is a stand-up comedian, writer, and actress best known as the woman in a wheelchair, with no feet, […]

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Mini Q+A with Chloe Prendergast

Chloe Prendergast is a British-American student and performer who grew up in Atlanta, GA. Chloe is the winner of Yale’s […]

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How to write a (funny) cover letter

Let your humor shine through so they meet the real you. I freaking love Glossier. I love it so much, […]

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Mini Q+A with Atheer Yacoub

Atheer Yacoub is a New York based comedian, writer, and podcaster. Her comedy is inspired by her Palestinian-Muslim upbringing in Alabama. Atheer has […]

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How to get a job as a (TV) writer and comedian

Alison Leiby is a comedian (Bridgetown Comedy Festival) and writer on The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel. Prior to writing for your […]

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Mini Q+A with Karen Chee

Karen Chee is a Brooklyn-based comedian and writer for Late Night with Seth Meyers. Karen’s TV writing credits include the […]

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Mini Q+A with Kate Robards

Kate Robards is an award-winning writer and performer based in New York City. Kate’s play trilogy Mandarin Orange, Ain’t That Rich, and PolySHAMory have […]

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Mini Q+A with Jo Firestone

Jo Firestone is a Brooklyn-based comedian who can be seen on The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon, Joe Pera Talks […]

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How to get a job as a (funny) copywriter

If you’d told me when I was a teenager that I was going to write for a living I would […]

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7 reasons why comedy needs more girls

The more women do comedy, the more women define comedy.

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Are any jokes off-limits? Punching up vs. punching down

A student in one of our workshops once tried out a joke about wanting to hide a knife in her […]

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Mini Q+A with Grace Holtz

Grace Holtz is a Chattanooga-based comedian and performer. She previously was a co-host for the Once a Month comedy show […]

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6 secrets of networking your way into the comedy business

I almost walked right into Stephen Colbert. The Late Show had just finished taping for the day and we audience […]

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How to respond to FUNNIER: GOLD’s daily prompts

Hi! If you’re here, you’ve probably signed up for FUNNIER: GOLD Comedy’s new daily humor-writing prompts. Thank you, and welcome! […]

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4 reasons not to worry (much) about people stealing your jokes

“How do I make sure nobody steals my jokes?” It’s a common question, and there’s only one totally foolproof answer: […]

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Mini Q+A with Veronica Dang

Veronica Dang is an award-winning director/actor/writer and comedian. You may have seen her on TV or teaching people about Yellow […]

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Mini Q+A with Kelsey Caine

Kelsey Caine is a beautiful New York comedian and writer originally from Texas. Her family describes her comedy as, “Stop […]

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I’m still funny: 5 ways to survive working in the male-dominated comedy industry without losing your sense of humor

I often think about that time when a male peer—someone I’d wanted to learn from and exchange ideas with—told me, […]

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