Episode 227

Published on:

12th May 2024

Can standup comedy be taught?

An interview podcast giving the inside scoop of what happens in comedy scenes across the globe and dedicated to speaking to the mavericks in the comedy world. Viv Gee is a comedian and comedy teacher who has been teaching comedy for 20 years and has performed comedy from L.A to Bangkok. Here is an overview of what we discussed:

[[01:23]] How she got the name viv gee [[02:11]]

[[08:58]] Who are the comedians of the world [[15:36]]

[[15:36]] Theatre schools [[20:18]]

[[20:18]] Theatre vs standup [[24:04]]

[[24:13]] More good standup that are good actors than actors being good comedians [[25:56]]

[[37:01]] Comedians that get good through hard work [[37:36]]

If you would like to know more about Viv Gee, you can reach her on Instagram at gee_viv, whilst If you would like to know more on Marvin, you can follow him through his Linktree at https://linktr.ee/theflopmaster. #comedypodcast #standupcomedy #standup #podcastvideo

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The comedians paradise
Where larger-than-life characters help comedians live life on their own terms
Join comedian and promoter, Marvin McCarthy each Sunday at 8pm UK time as he interviews larger-than-life characters that help comedians live life on their terms.

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