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Behind The Funny

What makes comedians become comedians? How do their minds work? What drives them? Comedians Scott Higgins and Ace Aceto talk to incredibly talented people in search of the answers when they go Behind The Funny.  Support the podcast at https://www.patreon.com/behindthefunny

Aug 6, 2020

Dr Jay Sutay was not only a hilarious comedian, he was voted a "Top Doc" by CT Magazine. His goal was to win Funniest Comic in CT and be voted a Top Doc in the same year. Not only funny, he was humble and a great friend as you will hear in this episode.  Marty Caproni, Max Dolcelli, Philip Anthony, and Linda Belt...


Jul 30, 2020

Should you nuzzle it or just stick it in, this question is answered in this episode with today's guest Jody Sloane and its not what you think.  Ace and Scott discuss her experience from serving her country, to Boston Duck Tours, to making people laugh everywhere she performs.  There was even blood spilled her first time...


Jul 23, 2020

PJ Thibodeau is a well liked, well established New England headliner.  He rose up the comedy ranks quickly.  PJ's fast wit helped his quick start but once he developed his patented story telling, he was an instant crowd favorite.  As with a lot of comics, the extremely likable PJ has a dark side.  Ace and Scott have...


Jul 16, 2020

What does Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, and Al Pacino have in common with today's guest? Ed Regine was in Quentin Tarantino's "Once Upon A Time... In Hollywood" with all of them.  Ed came from pretty simple beginnings in RI and built quite a comedy and acting career.  Ed was a mentor Ace back in the day and the two of...


Jul 9, 2020

Dana Nathanson managed the Comedy Connection and Stitches Komedy Kafe in RI as well as countless other shows.  She has seen countless comics before they became big.  Dana has seen it all.  Her influence on countless comedians is unimaginable.  Ace and Scott both consider her a big sister and were honored to have her on...