Things I Found Online - Episode 115

Standup & Comedy Clubs

February 27, 2020

Standup comedy clubs have nurtured, trained and launched the careers of every top comedian on planet earth. They serve as a hub, a gym, a proving ground and a gathering spot for all aspiring comedians and fans of the art form. Today, we talk to the owners of Los Angeles-Area clubs to learn how the Internet is impacting the business and the show of comedy - Bob Fisher of the legendary Ice House in Pasadena and Randy Lubas from J.R.’s in Valencia and the Ventura Harbor Comedy Club. We're asking how technology is impacting marketing and branding and whether it's effecting comedy creation, material burn out, joke stealing and more. Plus we’ve got backstage stories galore and what’s twitter trending is #HotPocketHeiress.