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21 November 2013 - 2014 Melbourne Comedy Festival Performers: Professional Web Design
Congratulations to everyone who has completed their festival application! For Melbourne Comedy Festival performers only I am making a special offer. For $200 I will design your Web site. This is what you will get: Splash page – one screen About page – up to three screens Contact page- one screen Media page – up […]
23 September 2013 - Poor Judgement
New Jersey municipal judge Vince Sicari has been forced to step down from his position because his work as a stand-up comedian “puts the legal profession into disrepute”. “A state ethics board recommended in 2008 that Sicari quit his comedy work, expressing concern over his character depictions on the ABC reality show and the potential […]
29 August 2013 - Humble Comedy Bundle
I’m a great fan of the “Humble Bundles”. These started out as collections of independent computer games that were being sold to support charities such as Electronic Frontier Foundation (protection of online rights) or Child’s Play Charity (computer games for children in hospitals), and the independent game developers. Soon we had a Humble Bundle for […]
06 August 2013 - Edinburgh Fringe: Worthy Investment?
“(Edinburgh Fringe is) an investment’ I’d say, explaining how it could lead to further comedy or possibly television work. ‘You may get spotted’ I’d exclaim, as if warning of an on-coming measles epidemic. However, after seven years at the Fringe doing a range of shows from mixed bill, sketch and three solo stand-up shows, I […]
30 July 2013 - 3rd Annual Worldwide Fart Day
Prepare yourselves for this event! It’s set for Thursday 05 September. We can bring this celebration of flatulence to Australia! Worldwide Fart Day Peace and kindness, Katherine
23 July 2013 - When Big Media Steals Your Material
Comedian David Bussell had his comedy material published by the UK’s Daily Mail without permission. His solution: invoice the company. Simple, elegant, and legally effective. If you find yourself in a similar situation, it is worth giving this a try. How I Invoiced The Daily Mail for My Joke. David’s Website seems to have been […]
15 May 2013 - Melbourne Fringe Performers: Professional Web Design
For Melbourne Fringe performers only I am making a special offer. For $200 I will design your Web site. This is what you will get: Splash page – one screen About page – up to three screens Contact page- one screen Media page – up to three screens BYO graphics. One set of minor changes […]
13 May 2013 - Is My Smile Too Wide For This?
Every year the Williamstown Literary Festival has something delightful to offer lovers and creators of comedy. Here is the description for this year’s comedy offering: Is My Smile Too Wide For This? “Comic raconteurs and sometime contributors to The Project Meshel Laurie and Aleisha McCormack join comedy actress Nellie Thomas to talk about the different […]
09 May 2013 - YouTube Comedy Week
This looks like it will be well worth a looksie. YouTube are holding a special event comedy week, where they will promote the best of their comedy online. They will include A-list comedians from both the US and UK, plus some of their viral comic hits. You can read more about Comedy Week on Wired. […]
03 May 2013 - Sunday 12 May
George Carlin Memorial Freedom of Comic Speech Day!
This is a reminder that Sunday 12 May is George Carlin’s birthday! If you care about your freedom of speech as a comedian, then celebrate this day by doing a reading of “The Seven Words You Can Never Say on Television” routine at a comedy club, cafe, or even the steps of parliament/congress. Here is […]