So funny I forgot to laugh

Question: Anybody know of any good comedy writing resources? Comedy theory texts? Or any other resources that may provide some concrete ideas for dialing up the hilarity in a piece of writing?

3 thoughts on “So funny I forgot to laugh

  1. A few playwrights I know have recommended “The Comic Toolbox: How To Be Funny Even If You’re Not” by John Vorhaus. It’s examples are all sit-com based, but the principles still work well for theater, I’m told. It’s all about making lists and killing your internal editor.

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