comedy

Paulapoundstone.com

Paula Poundstone creates prodigious amounts of comic material for her stage act.  And then doesn't use all of it. 

Because she works the crowd and makes up material on the fly. 

Poundstone is a prolific creator and performer and Exchange guest, making her third appearance here in a half-dozen years. 

Algonquin Books

It may be harder to describe the work of comedians than any other performers.

And harder still when you try to describe or explain the work of the late Richard Pryor.

Edward Herda Live Session

Aug 28, 2013

Edward Herda was once a stand-up comedian, and a performer and writer in an international commedia dell’arte troupe. Following a painful breakup, he decided to change direction in life, and spent time transforming himself into a poignant singer/songwriter. He stopped by JPR to play tunes from his debut album The Wondrous Folly Of Vaughn Frogg.