How to Start in Stand Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto

Overview

Make your stand-up comedy dreams come true!

There is no better time than right now to pursue your stand-up comedy dreams! How to Start-in Stand-up Comedy is the first and only how-to guide about stand-up comedy in Canada. This easy workbook gives inside information on writing your first jokes, getting stage time, and getting ahead fast in Canadian comedy. It also gives vital information about the hugely important Toronto scene, where comics ...

See more details below
Other sellers (Paperback)
  • All (7) from $8.54   
  • New (6) from $8.54   
  • Used (1) from $9.98   
How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy: A Guide to Becoming a Comedian in Toronto

Available on NOOK devices and apps  
  • NOOK Devices
  • Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK
  • NOOK HD/HD+ Tablet
  • NOOK
  • NOOK Color
  • NOOK Tablet
  • Tablet/Phone
  • NOOK for Windows 8 Tablet
  • NOOK for iOS
  • NOOK for Android
  • NOOK Kids for iPad
  • PC/Mac
  • NOOK for Windows 8
  • NOOK for PC
  • NOOK for Mac
  • NOOK for Web

Want a NOOK? Explore Now

NOOK Book (eBook)
$1.99
BN.com price

Overview

Make your stand-up comedy dreams come true!

There is no better time than right now to pursue your stand-up comedy dreams! How to Start-in Stand-up Comedy is the first and only how-to guide about stand-up comedy in Canada. This easy workbook gives inside information on writing your first jokes, getting stage time, and getting ahead fast in Canadian comedy. It also gives vital information about the hugely important Toronto scene, where comics throughout Canada come for their big break.

Whether you have no idea how to break into comedy or want to prepare yourself for the leap to the exciting Toronto comedy scene, this book can help make your dreams come true.

How to Start in Stand-Up Comedy has been featured on NBC news, Sirius Satellite Radio, Smithee TV, and a range of other print and online media.

Buy it today!

Gold medal winner for humour and silver medalist for best design non-fiction for the 2013 Next Generation Indie Book Awards, an internationally prestigious awards program known as "the Sundance of the book publishing industry. Finalist for the Foreword Reviews 2014 Book of the Year awards!

Chris MacLean performs stand-up comedy in the United States, Britain and Canada and is from Toronto. Chris has appeared in film, television, radio, print and online media and is the subject of a documentary. Chris achieved success in stand-up comedy faster than most, has helped many others on their comedy journey, and has found that getting into comedy has opened up a wider world of exciting opportunities.

Read More Show Less

Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781480188693
  • Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
  • Publication date: 1/6/2013
  • Pages: 224
  • Sales rank: 809,730
  • Product dimensions: 5.06 (w) x 7.81 (h) x 0.47 (d)

Meet the Author

Chris MacLean has appeared on film, television, radio, print and online media and is the subject of a documentary. Chris performs stand-up throughout the United States, Britain and Canada.
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star

(0)

4 Star

(0)

3 Star

(0)

2 Star

(0)

1 Star

(0)

Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation

Reminder:

  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

 
Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously

    If you find inappropriate content, please report it to Barnes & Noble
    Why is this product inappropriate?
    Comments (optional)