Guide to Comedic Timing: 3 Tips for Improving Comic Timing

Written by MasterClass

Last updated: Jun 7, 2021 • 4 min read

Whether you’re performing stand-up comedy in New York or using your comedy chops in short films and movies out of Los Angeles, timing is key when it comes to comedy. Roughly defined as the pacing of a joke’s delivery, comedic timing is the key to bringing material from the page to the stage.