In this post, you will find great Sketch Comedy Quotes from famous people, such as Shane Dawson, Raphael Bob-Waksberg, Joe Gatto, Emma Stone, Matt Besser. You can learn and implement many lessons from these quotes.
We did sketch comedy, performed live improv, and then we made the transition to TV with ‘Impractical Jokers.’
That’s what I love about sketch comedy: a sketch is five minutes, then it goes dark, and there’s the potential for something else.
I think I’m one of those guys who was sort of always in comedy. I thought of myself – and other people seemed to think of me – as funny from a very young age. I was a very young comedy nerd and I even did sketch comedy in high school and college. I wrote and shot sketches on video and acted in them.
Nobody wants to see sketch comedy that’s the same sketch they’ve seen time and time again, or that’s just a rehash of that thing.
I’ve done some version of that Minnesota accent – that Midwestern accent – in sketch comedy for years. It’s the quickest way to symbolize you’re a mom.
I grew up surrounded by sketch comedy.
Animation is very similar to sketch comedy: you have a short amount of time to do something big and ridiculous and funny.
But long story short, I didn’t start doing stand-up because I wanted to have a TV show or be an actor or even wanted to write sketch comedy. I got into stand-up because I love stand-up.
I liked that improv and sketch comedy were collaborative, but you really depended on other people and a stage to perform. With stand-up comedy, I liked that you had no one else to blame and depend on.