People often (and by "often", I mean "have never once felt the desire to ever") ask me, "Clark, what's the very best. most wonderful thing about being a professional entertainer person doing stand-up comedy?"
|Or chalk, in very small print, near the bottom of the board, as the case may be|
|NOTE: That's Josh Santos on the left. That is NOT me on the right, believe it or not.|
|Actually, that happens VERY rarely, but when it does, yeah, that's pretty great.|
Okay, it happened once.
But it was pretty great.
Believe it or not, it's actually none of those things. It's this:
It probably sounds corny, but it's 100% true: human beings conveying positive feedback (preferably in the form of laughter, but letters are nice too) is the best thing about doing comedy.
|That really was pretty great.|