What’s So Funny! is a comedy podcast originally recorded for radio which ran until 2008. The host of What’s So Funny! is Dave Schwensen, a former television talent coordinator in Los Angeles and New York, author of How To Be A Working Comic, and comedy coach for The Improv comedy clubs in Chicago, Cleveland and Tampa. In each episode, Dave interviews a guest comedian, discussing how that comedian got his start and tips of the trade. They listen to and comment on bits of his stand-up performances, as well as those of the comedy greats. What’s So Funny! is now being re-released as podcasts by The Front Porch People in seasonal format. Second 2 arriving Fall 2017.
Steve talks about his start as a writer and comedian in the college market, and how that both helped and hindered him.
Barber discusses her work as a comedy writer for Rosie O'Donnell, as well as her own return to stand up.
Ferrara discusses comedians who have influenced his comedy and work on screen, and he shares his advice for stand-up comics.
McPeek discusses comedians who have influenced his work, and he shares a few key secrets for writing great comedy.
Rogerson shares his experience about beginning his stand-up career, acting in small film roles, and finding inspiration in the comedy greats!
Jazz musicians listen to and compare different renditions of a piece from the Great American Songbook. Hosted by Joe Hunter.
Hosts Ann Elder and Les Roberts utilize their backgrounds in film and television to craft insightful and entertaining reviews.
A show summarizing the world’s greatest works of classic literature: in 35 minutes you get the whole story from cover to cover.
Celebrating the joyful fusion of music and film, we give the whole story and soundtrack from opening scene to closing credits.