TIMMY BOYLE: COMEDY CIRCUIT [EP. 23]

Timmy Boyle has received rave reviews for his unique comedy styling, as emcee or headline act, at various events in Canada & The United States.  He’s been a featured performer on the nationwide Date Night Comedy Tour and can be seen regularly across Ontario as founder & host of The Circuit: Canada’s first clean comedy circuit.  Most recently, Timmy was a Clean Comedy Challenge finalist at the legendary Ice House Comedy Club in Pasadena, CA.

TIMMY BOYLE SHOW NOTES

  •  What’s the deal with Helen Keller?
  •  Classic comedy influences.
  •  Connecting with comedian Leland Klassen.
  •  Why Timmy’s start in stand-up comedy is on DVD.
  •  Producing live comedy.
  •  Creating a “Comedy Circuit.”
  •  Timmy’s Instagram LIVE show Calling Comedians in Quarantine.

And much more!

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BRIAN APPRILLE: UNCOMMON COMEDY [EP.22]

Brian Apprille is a stand-up comedian, voice actor and motivational speaker who performs across America.  Brian’s career took a turn for the serious in 2009 when he developed facial paralysis as a result of a rare disease called Ramsay Hunt Syndrome.  Now an activist and a comic at once, Brian raises awareness of facial paralysis and inspires hope in fellow suffers with plenty of belly-laugh healing along the way.

BRIAN APPRILLE SHOW NOTES

  •  The ex factor.
  •  Career motivation.
  •  Trying new jokes.
  •  How Brian incorporates impressions in his act.
  •  Filming with Dry Bar Comedy.
  •  Going on stage during difficult personal times.
  •  Ramsey Hunt Syndrome
  •  When self-deprecating humor offends people.
  •  Cancel culture.
  •  Political humor.
  •  Stealing joy and giving your joy away.
  •  What comedians can give.

And much more!

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BRIAN BATES: CAREER CHANGE [EP. 21]

 

Brian Bates got his comedy start later in life. Since launching his comedy career, he’s toured comedy clubs and theaters across America with national headliners like Henry Cho and Nate Bargatze. Brian can be heard weekly on Laugh USA on Sirius satellite radio.

 BRIAN BATES SHOW NOTES

  •  Why stand-up comedy?
  •  Taking the School of Laughs
  •  Leaving a solid career
  •  Comedy after quarantine
  •  Advice on becoming a full time comedian
  •  The Anne Frank House joke

And lots more!

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MAKING LAUGHTER IN THE HOME: REBECCA KENNEDY [EP. 20]

 

These times are crazy, to say the least.  In this special episode, my lovely bride Rebecca Kennedy and I share some thoughts and tips on making laughter happen in our home.

SHOW NOTES

  • Differences in what makes us laugh
  • Snuffing out stress
  • The advantage of being calm people
  • Finding humor in crazy places
  • This Is Spinal Tap
  • Being quarantined
  • Doc can’t stand rosemary

And much more!

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