Interview with Michelle Wolf

CB: How long have you been writing and performing comedy? MW: I’ve been doing stand up for just over 5 years. Before that I did improv for awhile. CB: Where was your first gig and what was it like? MW: My first gig was at this small room beneath this now closed club in NYC…

Interview with Peter White

CB: How long have you been writing and performing comedy? PW: It’s been about 10 years now. CB: Where did you first perform stand up comedy? How was it? PW: It was in a city called Calgary in Canada. I was out there for an engineering internship, which I absolutely hated. I didn’t know anyone…

Thank you Second City!

Second City have been in London for the past two weeks where they have taught classes at the new Angel Comedy venue as well as the Poor School. There were a variety of classes starting with “the Second City Improv Intensive” for students that have never learned improv before, there was “the Second City Improv…

Interview with Nick Thune

CB: Where was your first gig and what was it like? NT: My first gig was at a dive bar in Seattle. I reenacted the warehouse-dance-scene from “Footloose” during the intermission of my cover “No Hablos”. Hard to start my career on such high of a note. After that, everything has been blah. CB: How…

Interview with Will Tempfer

CB: How long have you been writing and performing comedy? WT: I moved to New York City in August 2012 as a very naïve 22-year-old. My first job in was a page for the Late Show with David Letterman.  Another page, Zack Bornstein, came up to me one day and asked me to say a certain…

Interview with Loren O’Brien

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LOB: It’s been about a year and a bit now. I’ve been riding on the ‘I’m new to this, please don’t judge me… please’ wave. Guess that means I need to find some other excuse at how I’ve snuck in. CB: How would you describe your…