and comics suffer
- All Comedy set-up: Some are the
clown. The square is the
identification of audience. Essence
of all comedy: need to find the underlying basic joke
- Can't both be clowns. Audience identification is straight man.
The other is the clown.
- Who is the straight man?
- He is straight man, she is clown.
- One comic and one straight
- Only deal actuality. Create a reality. Can't
both be hysterical. Both can't be comedian.
(She is straight to his insanity.)
- Play comedy one straight man, one
- Reaction to jokes. Comedy has a
straight man and comic. Comic is the one who generates. Straight man gets pie in face.
- Straight person is great.
"In the end, it
can't look like acting."