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stand-up

1. (of comedy or a comedian) performed or performing solo
2. Informal (of a boxer) having an aggressive style without much leg movement
3. a stand-up comedian
4. stand-up comedy
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To lighten up audience, Theatre Wallay brought the Fifth Edition of its Standup Comedy Series to federal capital.
In the late 1980s, comedians including Kim Byeong-jo, Ju Byeong-jin, the late Kim Hyung-gon and Johnny Yune drew popularity through their standup comedy shows.
Produced by independent standup production company Comedy Dynamics, "Coming to the Stage" showcases some of the best up-and-coming comedians in the country.
Standup Bot can integrate with both the desktop and mobile Slack app.
"I don't think any of those big decision makers are lying in bed thinking, 'Oh my God, it's been six weeks since we've had a standup on,'" says Karmel, who juggles writing for "Corden" with his budding standup career that has taken him to such shows as TBS' "Conan."
This standup competition is part of the first ever Comedy Festival happening in the Philippines March 16 (Cebu) and March 1718 (Manila) hosted by Comedy Manila.
I started performing improv at a standup comedy venue in New York City when I was 25 or 26 years old.
This is a beautifully written and ambitious piece that sees McNair deftly stripping standup to the bone as we follow the story of Donald Robertson, a put-upon kid who uses comedy to win over his classmates.
"There'll also be a chance for the best standups we find to appear on the bill at the Cardiff Comedy Festival over the summer.' Keep an eye on the TV, radio and press - Gwanwyn maybe about to find it first superstar!
Ahmed has formed something of a bond with Qatar in recent years, and has been highly involved with the development of standup comedy here.
How can a book impart the secrets of standup comedy?
The article features an absorbent body including a core and a liquid impermeable backsheet and a cuff including a contact portion and a standup portion.