The path to comedy superstardom is no longer a straight path. Heck, superstardom might not even be the ultimate goal. Today the internet and a little DIY elbow grease means a successful web series, podcast, or writing gig can occur without even setting foot onstage. How can the current crop of up-and-coming comedians decide which path to take? And how can they get noticed by the industry on a wider scale?

 

Moderated by Julie Seabaugh

 

 

Julie Seabaugh is the only full-time freelance comedy journalist in the country. She contributes to publications including Rolling Stone, Variety, GQ, The A.V. Club, The Village Voice, L.A. Weekly, Playboy, Vulture, and more.