Himalaya: Listen. Learn. Grow.

4.8K Ratings
Open In App

The History of Standup

Wayne Federman & Andrew Steven / The Podglomerate

The History of Standup
38 MIN2018 SEP 25
Play Episode


The comedy albums of the 1960’s ushered in a new era of standup, eventually leading to the the worlds first comedy clubs opening their doors, helping drive the standup comedy boom of the ’80s. This is episode 2 of a 6-part series, featuring a look into Judd Apatow’s childhood record collection, plus we speak with Zoe Friedman, daughter of the founder and original proprietor of The Improv Comedy Club, Budd Friedman.
The History of Standup is produced by The Podglomerate.
Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices