S01 E02 - Steve Kaplan, comedy author

The HoliShay Anthology by Shay Michael

Shay chats with Steve Kaplan, author of The Hidden Tools of Comedy, on all things writing comedy for playwriting, humor articles, screenplays and more.

Sep 27 2022
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I'm working on a new book very very slowly I want to write a book on sitcom
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structure nice but go here slowly please finish that saying I would like to read
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that it's not gonna be not shoot maybe after mine you are you are famous and
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running writing I'll come to you for some of the research
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[Music] I read your book recently the hidden
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tools of comedy and I thought it was a life-changer oh and so I thought it you
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mean that only in a good way not like now I'm going to drink myself today well
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it actually made me realize so I mean I've always thought of myself as a funny guy and maybe that's my first problem
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but I like writing comedy has been very difficult for me and so I thought you
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know I need to consult the experts read as much as I can research

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