The School Of Hard Knock Knocks
About This Show
The School of Hard Knock Knocks teaches budding comedians the hilarious trade of stand-up comedy. We do this with hands-on workshops, combining adult learning techniques, mentoring from veteran stand-up comedian, and loads of practice. We can’t make dull people funny, but we can make funny people hilarious.
Most Recent Episode
054: Cameron James – Building a comedy brand with your own hands
Sometimes anonymity can give you the courage to try something scary. That was the case for Cameron James, the Newcastle born comedian whose first open mic was at Comedy on Edge in Sydney, where he knew no one – intentionally.
Today, Cameron is well known, having made the national final of Raw Comedy, performed all over Australia, and has representation. This year he’s performing at his show, Chilled Out/Fired Up at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.
In this interview, we talk about Cameron’s comedy birth, getting acting spots on telly, building his personal brand through investing in his own social media content, and the popularity of podcasting for comedians.
Rated 5 out of
A great podcast for future comedians
If you're a new comedian, or want to get started in the business, then this podcast is perfect for you. It includes in-depth interviews with veteran comedians - and some newbies who have won RAW Comedy (for example) - uncovers their techniques, shares the challenges, and ultimately helps better understand the find art of stand-up.
Date published: 2018-01-06