Teachers Lounge (with Ted Alexandro and Hollis James)

Today we speak with Ted Alexandro and Hollis James, comedians and creators of the new web series โ€œTeachers Loungeโ€. We discuss the pros and cons of self-distributing online, pitching to comedy central, working with Alec Baldwin, Jim Gaffigan, Dave Attell and more. Plus their experiences from over 20 years of standup comedy.

You Will Learn:

  • How Ted and Hollis got the hottest comedians on their show
  • Incorporating improv elements into the show
  • Pros and cons of self-distributing online
  • How Ted and Hollis got started in comedy
  • Why comedians need to embrace “bombing”
  • Alec Baldwin
  • What can we expect for season 2
  • Working with Thundershorts
  • Their standup road stories
  • and more…

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