Tag Archive | jerry lewis

Creating Simple Double Act Material

This blog should help you create some funny material quickly and easily. This Martin and Lewis routine is a really good example of one of the ways you can generate some great content. I want to concentrate only on the section from 2.23 to 3.03 Here are the 9 steps: 1. To make things easy: […]

Why Do Visual Comics Use Weird Voices?!

Shut up. Shut UP. SHADDUP SHADDUP. SHUUUUUT UUUUUUUP! That’s the standard reaction I get when I do my (terrible) Jerry Lewis impression. It’s not just my Jerry Lewis. It’s my Norman Wisdom, my Peewee Herman and my Jo Pasquale. I have always wondered why  so many comics use these high pitched (some might say annoying) voices […]

Performer Analysis: Jerry Lewis

A few years ago, someone gave me a DVD of Jerry Lewis and Dean Martin in a 1950s TV show called “The Colgate Comedy Hour”. I didn’t know much about Jerry Lewis, but having seen those shows, it’s of no surprise that so many huge US comics hold Lewis up as a legend. What he is […]