How do you test out your joke ideas?

Comedy is subjective. What one person finds funny, another may find it not. This makes it sometimes extremely hard to test out your ideas. However, it isn’t impossible to find out if your joke will get a laugh from the audience before you take them onstage. This episode will look at different methods that you can use to find out whether your joke will work or not.

With panelists Greg Cassiano, Shelley Ann Moore, Phil Sweet, and Ross Bennett.

Comment below with your experiences.

Today’s Panel:

Ross Bennett – Website

Ross Bennett left the United States Military Academy after deciding that he preferred to take aim and fire jokes instead of bullets. Since that day Ross’ comedy career has taken him from New York to Los Angeles and all points in between. Ross has been seen on over a dozen television shows including Comedy Central’s “Tough Crowd”, “Evening At The Improv”, and “The Late Show with David Letterman”. His full-length Dry Bar Comedy special has been viewed millions of times. Ross resides in Troy, NY.

Shelley Ann Moore – Website

Shelley Ann Moore is that Kiwi comedian that leaves you wondering “What just happened?”  Now in her 3rd year as a stand-up comic, Shelley plays comedy venues weekly in and around the Auckland area. She lives in the country of New Zealand.

Phil Sweet – Facebook

Phil Sweet was born, raised, and educated in PA, moved to NJ in 1992, and began doing standup in 2009 after getting the best possible training – thirty years with a large corporation. His original takes on modern life and a world gone wacky will give you lots to think about and even more to laugh about.  He lives in Downingtown, PA

Greg Cassiano – Instagram

Greg Cassiano is an aspiring stand-up comedian. He started stand-up comedy at the end of June and has performed over 7 times, including twice at Governor’s comedy club. This funny guy hails from Islip Terrace, NY.

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