Write, Recite & Write Some More

It is not easy to write jokes. Good ones, I mean. You can write a joke every minute of the day but it doesn’t mean it’s going to hit on stage. That’s why we should write – ALL THE DAMN Read More …

Comedians, How In The Hell Do I Get Booked?

      I constantly get asked, “Hey Jerrold, how i get booked?” All the time fellow comics want to know what they’re doing wrong. I always tell them the same thing, “I don’t know.” And I don’t. I don’t have any Read More …

Jerroldb Headlining Catch A Rising Star in Princeton, NJ!

Come out this Saturday, Dec. 31, and watch Adam Kerr, Steve Trevelise and myself! I’ll be headlining this craziness and bringing the funny at Catch A Rising Star in Princeton, NJ!! For more info and to purchase tickets go to Read More …

Comics With ADD – Is It Possible To Be Funny And Focused?

I’m Jerrold and I’m a stand up comedian…and a graphic designer…and a blogger…and a wanna-be actor, director, script writer, video editor, podcaster, marketing guru and a gazillion more things. In other words, I’m ADD with too much on my plate Read More …

Come out to Bridgestones Comedy Club FEB 19th and let’s fight Breast Cancer!!

We as comedians are known for being silly. We are known for having fun. We even act like fools…some…no, all the time. But there’s one thing that we are really known for – we care. So much so that myself, Read More …

Open mics…is this thing on?? by Jerrold Benford

  I think I really love open mics.  Explain that.  The open mic is the most necessary tool a comic has to sharpen his or her skills and to make connections.  It usually consists of a room full of comics Read More …

HOW TO BE A FUNNY, STAND UP COMEDIAN: The Art of Freestyling Comedy

To get on stage and tell jokes is hard. Damn near impossible. But you know what’s harder? Yep, you guessed it – freestyling. The art of going off the cuff and grabbing the moment. It’s an easy concept to grasp, Read More …