Comic Strip

Week 8: Curtain Up

I arrived at The Comic Strip in a fit of nerves on the night of my first ever stand-up performance. In the beginning of the class, D. F. [...]

November 9, 2009

Week 7: The Joke Mechanic

Woman Around Town’s Anne Richmond is attending an eight-week course on standup comedy at the Comic Strip and writing about her [...]

November 2, 2009

Marina Franklin—Funny Lady

Marina Franklin is a rising star in the world of comedy. She’s not an overnight star. She’s been through all the preliminary [...]

October 11, 2009