NEWS FLASH! Black Women Are Funny
Insecure has taken Sunday evenings and pop culture by storm, Girls Trip’s Tiffany Haddish gave arguably one of the best physical comedic performances since Eddie Murphy’s box office choke hold of the 80’s and 90’s, and Lena Waithe’s well deserved Emmy win for comedic writing on Master of None’s “Thanksgiving” episode shows us what we’ve […]
Why Crack Em Up Is So Important- By Niles Abston
If you’re ever at the World Famous Comedy Store on Thursday nights at 10 PM, you’re in for a treat if you happen to stop by the Belly Room. Over the last decade, Crack Em Up Thursdays has become a staple both in the culture of the Comedy Store and black comedy. Any given Thursday […]
What’s Your Point Of View?
Point of View If you’re like most comedians, you have a desire to have your own sitcom like Martin, Marlon, Seinfeld, The Cosby Show, Louie, Inside Amy Shumer, and The Bernie Mac Show just to name a few. Besides being funny (of course), the best was to catch the eyes and ears of Hollywood’s agents, […]
4 Tools To Get You Started
Comedians always ask me for advice on how they can be better prepared for an opportunity of a lifetime. Besides having good material, here are 4 essential tools I feel are needed to help you on your journey to Hollywood stardom: Great Headshots A Cool Website Social Media Presence Videos Headshots I can’t stress how […]
Welcome to Our Blog!
What’s crackin’ and welcome to our new website and blog, Crack Em Up Comedy, where we will be discussing anything related to stand-up comedy. We will feature articles from our team, stand-up comedians, tastemakers, industry influencers, industry news as well as a few Q & A’s. We will be giving out tips for success and […]