“Have Fun”

“Have Fun”…those were the words Gene Perret used when he started  Round Table as a way for comedy writers and performers to connect and learn more about the business.  After 30 years we are thrilled to still be in the position to help others pursue their dreams.

Through this website, we hope to continue to help Round Table members learn the craft of comedy and to connect with others in their profession.  Subscribers of Round Table will have access to the RT pages. These pages will provide how-to articles, interviews, markets, inspiration, and more.  If you are a subscriber, please access these at any time. We will be updating on an as needed basis and will do our best to provide you with the most recent information. If you are not a subscriber, you may sign up and start enjoying the benefits of a Round Table Subscriber.

Round Table has survived due to our membership. If you have any suggestions or recommendations of what you would like to see here, please let us know. We will do our best to make sure we are fulfilling your needs.

But most important, heed Gene’s advice and “Have fun.”

If you are not a member, we’d love to have you at the Round Table.

Subscriptions can be bought in 1 month, 3 month, and 12 month intervals.

Inside the RT Pages…

ARTICLES:
ROUND TABLE’S New Look by Gene Perret

STAND-UP:
Being Funny in Unfunny Times by Linda Perret

EXERCISES:
Work and Compete with the Pros by Gene Perret

MISCELLANEOUS:
New Feature: Ask Gene

MARKETS:
Comedy Competitions; Magazine Listings

CONTEST:
NEW Contest—Political Jokes!
Joke Writing Contest #3—Winners!

Gene and Linda’s New Joke Books
Are Now Available

Each gift book is 175 original one-liners that good naturedly pokes fun at Mom and all her wisdom and Dad who is getting a little bit older.

Both books will be available in April 2016 but we are accepting pre-orders now. All pre-orders through Round Table will receive a FREE gift.

Visit our store for more details.

Old Age is the Absence of Youth

Mother Always Knows Best

Round Table offers other services including:

The Comedy Writers Workout – A weekly email exercise with personal feedback

The Master Course in Joke Writing with Gene Perret – A 12-week email course on the basics of joke writing.

Contact us for more information on any of our services.

^ Gene sharing a laugh with Bob Hope and others at one of their military shows.