You can work 50 people each night trying to build your resume in comedy, or you can build an online portfolio and then work 200. Most comics shun a digital presence only to realize after doing bigger shows they needed to do it all along anyways.
The best comedy videos by Sanjay Manaktala are are as follows…
Where is Indian stand up comedy headed and how can you be a part of it?
Stand up Comedy in India is Booming in 2019. I started much of the stand-up comedy wave in India and Bangalore with Praveen Kumar and Sundeep Rao back in 2010, and although I don’t attend the open mic’s as much anymore, I’m happy to see what has become of the […]
Updated July 2019 Note: If you’re not Indian, most of this stuff still applies across comedy scenes in the US, Canada, Australia the UK, Singapore and beyond. Want to know How To Start Stand Up Comedy In India or Anywhere? I moved to India almost six years ago, when I […]
Want to know how to get better after failing or bombing as a comedian or a bad show? Read below and you won’t be sorry.
Most stand up comedians quit because they do 1-2 mics a week, bomb, think nobody wants to be nice to them and then bounce. That’s not how it works.
34-year-old Infosys employee Comedian Praveen Rao recently changed his Facebook profile photo to a shot of him holding a microphone, NDTV reported late Thursday evening. The incident sent shockwaves to Praveen’s 754 Facebook friends who were completely unaware the Masters in Engineering student from a leading US university had turned […]