Adventures in Comedy
Welcome to the Blog! Here you can find the golden insights and sage wisdom of a soul well-traveled. Or, put another way...the ramblings of one Mark Angelo - Entertainer, Comedian, Juggler, Mammal.
Check back periodically to see what magic lies behind the curtain!
The Journey to Late Night Stardom
Have you ever watched a program on TV, and wondered just what it looked like on the other side of the lens? Of course you have. I remember watching several of my comedy idols on the Tonight Show with Johnny Carson, Comic Strip Live, and Conan O'Brien, imagining what it would feel like to actually...
When you hire a comedian, you may be getting only half the show
There are all kinds of comedians - dry, slapstick, surreal, dirty, g-rated - but they generally share one trait - they are up there with nothing but a microphone. It's their brain and body and the audience.
A great many do a fabulous job with those ingredients and nothing more; however, you may be...
Marketing For Providers of Entertainment
You are, naturally, the person most familiar with your product. You know all of the ways it can benefit a potential client.
It doesn't matter how great that product is, though, if nobody knows about it. As P.T. Barnum said, "Without promotion, something terrible happens... nothing!"
A Different Way to View Your Entertainment Budget
You're planning a big awards dinner banquet. You've secured the caterer with the fabulous 5-course meal, a sizzling-hot band, and the best photographers money can buy - it's shaping up to be a terrific event.
Maximize the Evening's PotentialWith all this expense to make the evening the best that...