There's a thing in stand-up comedy called "the rule of three." That's not what this post is about.
My 3 Rules of Stand-Up Comedy by Denver Comedian James R. Zingelman
There's a thing in stand up comedy called "The Rule of Three."
It's about joke structure. Like the "Three g… http://rustyz.com/blog/2018/08/my-3-rules-stand-comedy/
Glossophobia and stand-up comedy. Others are afraid to do what we do, but at the same time they're hesitant to pay us to do what they fear.
Glossophobia and Stand-Up Comedy.
With Halloween coming up I was trying to decide what to dress up as. I wanted to be something scary. Zombies and Scary Clowns are hackneyed. Gho… http://rustyz.com/blog/2017/10/glossophobia-and-stand-comedy/
People always ask me after a show, "How did you learn how to hypnotize?"
People always ask me after shows, "How did you learn how to hypnotize?"
The answer is easy. I took classes from Gil Boyne, Gerald Kein (both no longer with us), Don Spencer and t… http://rustyz.com/blog/2017/04/how-did-you-learn-how-hypnotize/
A story about "professional" entertainers acting non-professionally.
Yesterday I got an email from a prospective client about entertaining at a gala for a non-profit organization. I don't know yet if I'll be hired because there are still committee … http://rustyz.com/blog/2016/08/entertainers-behaving-badly/
Press from my show, circa 1990.
Friday, June 1, 1990 THE HERALD, Provo, Utah
Comedian Zingelman now back at Johnny B's
Johnny B's welcomes the return of James Zingelman to the club Friday and Saturday nights… http://rustyz.com/blog/2015/06/press-1990/