Funny Joke Writing

Comedy101 School of Joke Writing

School of Joke Writing

After successfully completing this course, Comedy101 School of Funny Joke Writing students learn:

  • How to identify the mechanics of joke writing
  • How to write hand crafted, original jokes
  • Create a collection of jokes that demonstrates mastery of comedy writing
  • Analyze the quality jokes and resulting laughter
  • Develop new, innovative comedy material
  • Conduct an annual review of material for artistic satisfaction and improvement

Comedy101 Competencies for Joke Writing

Open Mic Comedian or New Stand-up Comedians

  • Try writing funny jokes.

Open Mic or new stand-up comedians try to turn ideas into performing funny, original jokes on a comedy show.

What can the average Open Mic Comedian or New successfully do?

Open Mic or new stand-up comedians are successfully able to get on stage and perform an original stand-up comedy routine.

How Open Mic Comedian or New demonstrate joke writing knowledge:

  • Open mic or new stand-up comedians are able to memorize and perform funny, original stand-up comedy.
  • Recall ideas for jokes and comedy.
  • Observe situations and discover opportunities for comedy.
  • Identify and classify types of jokes.
  • Visualize funny comedy.

Open Mic Comedian or New comprehend these writing skills:

  • Explain the originality of your jokes.
  • Classify different kinds of jokes.
  • Select ideas to convert into jokes.
  • Review comedy writing for brevity, artistic satisfaction and quality laughter.
  • Predict opportunities for jokes.

Open Mic Comedian or New apply these writing concepts:

  • Solve complex problems by converting ideas into funny jokes.
  • Change words, phrases or sentences to improve a joke.
  • Articulate funny ideas as quality jokes.
  • Collect ideas and jokes into a final draft of a stand-up comedy routine.
  • Compose a quality, attractive advertisement for a comedy show.

Open Mic Comedian or New use a variety of assessment tools to analyze their skills..

  • Distinguish between a funny idea and quality joke.
  • Point out the opportunities for comedy.
  • Survey audiences, venues and producers for artistic and comedic satisfaction of comedy writing material.
  • Diagram and sketch funny jokes and advertisements for comedy shows.
  • Speculate the amount and quality of jokes in a comedy routine.

Open Mic Comedian or New can evaluate these joke writing concepts.

  • Decide if a joke is funny or not.
  • Rank your jokes from funniest to least funny.
  • Summarize the best of your jokes into a final comedy routine.
  • Critique your jokes for artistic, audience, venue and producer satisfaction.
  • Point out errors and re-frame ideas to get a laugh the next time you choose to perform stand-up comedy.

Open Mic Comedian or New can create comedy.

  • Write a stand-up comedy routine.
  • Identify comedy material.
  • Give examples of original comedy.
  • Fix errors and solve comedy writing problems.
  • Collaborate with venues, comedians and producers to create funny social media posts for your comedy show.

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Amateur Stand-up Comedy Joke Writing Skills

  • Write funny, original jokes.

Amateur stand-up comedians are able to write jokes, scripts, comedy routines and funny promotions and marketing materials to support their comedy shows.

What can the average Amateur Stand-up Comedian successfully do?

Amateur stand-up comedians are successfully able to write funny comedy.

How Amateur Stand-up Comedian demonstrate joke writing knowledge:

  • Define various categories of jokes.
  • Give examples of your funniest stand-up comedy.
  • Select the best material for a comedy show.
  • Omit jokes that do not satisfy your artistic goals.
  • Enumerate the revenues, costs and earnings of a comedy job.

Amateur Stand-up Comedian comprehend these writing skills:

  • Explain why a joke is funny.
  • Discuss comedy writing and create jokes in groups.
  • Research and compose funny comedy on new topics.
  • Give examples of your best comedy.
  • Demonstrate original humor.

Amateur Stand-up Comedians apply these writing concepts:

  • Experiment with different ways of telling a joke.
  • Teach other comedians to write jokes.
  •  Write funny jokes for interviews.
  • Judge the humor of jokes.
  • Transform funny ideas into outstanding comedy.

Amateur Stand-up Comedians use a variety of assessment tools to analyze their skills.

  • Break down scripts, diagram funny comedy.
  • Compare jokes for quality laughter.
  • Estimate a comedy writing job.
  • Prioritize the funniest jokes in a stand-up comedy routine.
  • Plan and propose a comedy writing job.

Amateur Stand-up Comedian can evaluate these joke writing concepts.

  • Choose comedy material that distinguishes your writing sample as ‘outstanding’.
  • Find errors, fix jokes.
  • Test, debate and argue the quality of a joke.
  • Persuade customers to purchase your jokes.
  • Point out errors and reframe ideas to get a laugh the next time you perform stand-up comedy.

Amateur Stand-up Comedian can create comedy.

  • Write funny stand-up comedy routines.
  • Create new material that gets better laughs than your old material.
  • Compose original screen plays, scripts or comedy.
  • Propose, negotiate and manage comedy writing jobs.
  • Invent new comedy.

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Professional Stand-up Comedy Joke Writing Skills

  • Earn a living writing funny, original jokes.

Professional stand-up comedians earn a living writing jokes, scripts, comedy routines and funny promotions and marketing materials to support their comedy shows.

What can the average professional stand-up comedy writer successfully do?

Professional stand-up comedians write outstanding jokes.

How Professional Stand-up Comedian demonstrate joke writing knowledge:

  • Recognize high quality joke writing.
  • Select the best words and writing style to deliver comedy.
  • Retell funny ideas as hysterical stand-up comedy.
  • Recognize the difference between a guffaw and a giggle.
  • Describe key elements of comedy.

Professional Stand-up Comedians comprehend these writing skills:

  • Distinguish between predictable punchlines and surprisingly funny stand-up comedy.
  • Give examples of funny scripts, albums, recordings or social media.
  • Research and transform ideas into funny jokes.
  • Demonstrate the ability to write jokes on a variety of topics.
  • Classify your comedy writing skills.

Professional Stand-up Comedians apply these writing concepts:

  • Solve complex comedy show scenarios by writing funny jokes and scripts.
  • Illustrate funny joke writing for interviews.
  •  Administer and complete comedy writing jobs.
  • Write funny stand-up comedy, sketches and scripts.
  • Construct proposals for comedy writing.

Professional Stand-up Comedians use a variety of assessment tools to analyze their skills.

  • Discriminate between funny and outstanding comedy.
  • Survey comedians, audience, venues and producers for artistic and comedic satisfaction.
  • Criticize and evaluate funny comedy writing.
  • Question customers for comedy writing job estimates.
  • Draw conclusions on the quality of humor.

Professional Stand-up Comedians evaluate these joke writing concepts.

  • Find errors and solve problems in comedy writing.
  • Advertise comedy writing services.
  • Debate and consider comedy.
  • Predict and select topics for comedy.
  • Justify and defend comedy writing skills.

Professional Stand-up Comedians create comedy.

  • Formulate a funny hour of stand-up comedy material.
  • Compose new material, scripts.
  • Produce a funny, professional Writing Sample.
  • Anticipate and innovate funny comedy for new mediums.
  • Develop a catalog of quality comedy.

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