Stand-Up

Stand-Up

Cliched Meaning of Life

The Cliched Meaning of Life. Here it is in text format: Have you ever seen a performance so [continue reading…]

Math Pick-Up Lines

Why I don’t do so well in the bar scene. [continue reading…]

An In-Depth Analysis of 1,000 Performances

My comedy career began on October 21, 2004, with a shortform improv comedy show in Smith Hall on The Ohio State University’s campus. On February 11, 2016,  11 years, 3 months, and 21 days later, I performed my 1,000th show as a stand-up comedian, improviser, storyteller, spoken word artist, and sketch performer. Because I’m an engineer, I [continue reading…]

Stand Up Set at the Stand

A 5-minute set I did at The Stand in NYC. [continue reading…]

A Boat, A Bridge, and Boom

25 April 2015. Amsterdam, Netherlands My boots landed with a heavy thud as I ran down the Amsterdam [continue reading…]

Performances in Review 2013

For the third year in a row, one of my goals was to perform at least 100 times. Last year I hit 133 performances, the year before 119. This year it was 102. Here are some stats regarding the performances: 54% of shows were shortform improv, 5% of shows were traditional longform improv, 23% were [continue reading…]

Performances in Review 2012

For the second year in a row, one of my goals was to perform at least 100 times. Last year I hit 119 performances, this year I hit 133. Here are some stats regarding the performances: 41% of shows were shortform improv, 36% of shows were traditional longform improv, 18% were musical improv, and 5% [continue reading…]

Performances in Review 2011

One of my goals for 2011 was to perform at least 100 times. I was able to meet and surpass that goal, finishing with 119 total performances. Here are some stats regarding the performances: 57% of shows were long-form improv, 42% were short-form improv and 1% were stand-up. 39% of the total shows were at [continue reading…]