Funny on Purpose

Funny on Purpose

The Definitive Guide to An Unpredictable Career in Comedy : Standup, Improv, Sketch, Tv,writing, Directing, YouTube

Book - 2015
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Grand Central Pub
It takes guts to be a comedian, and it takes smarts to make a living off it. In this insider's guide, former Onion editor Joe Randazzo delivers a funny and insightful blueprint for those looking to turn their sense of humor into a vocation. Explaining how it works and how to break in, Joe provides tips and guidance, outlines successful career paths, and solicits advice and stories from the likes of Judd Apatow, Jack Handey, Joan Rivers, Tim & Eric, and more. From writing for TV to doing standup or developing a successful YouTube channel, Funny on Purpose gives readers the knowledge and inspiration to launch a career in comedy with confidence.

Baker & Taylor
Offers guidance for people interested in doing comedy for a living, covering the act of creating different types of humorous content as well as the practical aspects of getting started and working in different areas of the field.

Publisher: San Francisco, California :, Chronicle Books,, [2015]
Description: 335 pages : color illustrations ; 21 cm
ISBN: 9781452128399
Branch Call Number: 808.7 Ran


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