Todd Barry has a new crowd work standup special coming out on Louis C.K.’s website.
That’s the narrative we’ll be hearing over the next few weeks. Louie and Todd are friends, Louie thinks Todd is funny and offered to produce his special, Louie holds a lot of sway in the comedy world.
Just keep in mind Barry’s special isn’t some run-of-the-mill comedy special C.K. is producing as a favor.
A standup special consisting entirely of audience interactions hasn’t been done before, and Barry is definitely a master of the skill. This is going to be worth checking out.
I recently had the opportunity to chat with Barry briefly about [...]