Comedian Dale Jones has a prescription for hilarious high-energy comedy. Which is good, because his stand-up is infectious and contagious!
If you’ve never seen Dale Jones perform there is only one thing you need to know: he was influenced by Looney Tunes. Yes, Dale blends the physical cartoonish expressions with high level, smart material to create a truly unique show. Lot’s of comics claim to be “unique”. Dale truly is!
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Dale Jones started his comedy career in 1993. Initially, he tried to be “the cool guy” onstage. After a friend suggested he be more like his crazy “offstage” self, he scrapped everything and rebooted as the high energy persona you see today.
DALE JONES HAS A PRESCRIPTION SHOW NOTES
We cover a lot, specifically …
- Traveling with his wife comedienne JODY WHITE
- Working on Cruise Ships
- Structuring multiple sets for the same audience
- The advantage of “gigs on land” over cruises
- The physical toll his comedy takes on his body
- How to stay in shape mentally and physically
- Performing for PureFlix Comedy All-Stars
- Favorite clubs
- Emceeing and how it has changed over the years
- Memorizing short one-liners
- Giving the audience a chance to catch their breath
- Working in new material
- Upcoming shows
Where to find out more about Dale Jones
Download his DVD “I have a Prescription” RIGHT HERE
See his upcoming shows, including performances at The Stardome in Birmingham, The Comedy Catch in Chattanooga and Two Guys Named Chris shows in North Carolina.
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