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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

Aug 29, 2018

Poppy Champlin is this weeks guest.  Ace and Poppy have been friends for awhile, but this was my first time meeting her.  She's had quite a career.  Poppy is not afraid to ask for opportunities and seizes the moment when they have happened.  She's definitely a success, even though you may not be familiar with her.  Look...

Aug 25, 2018

There were some great stories told during last weeks podcast.  Especially with John Perotta and Mike McCarthy joining the discussion.  Unfortunately, we had to trim some for time.  I didn't want to delete them, so we put them together for this BONUS episode.  

Aug 24, 2018

John Perotta and Mike McCarthy join us this week for a discussion on what makes for a bad gig.  There are certain things that make a show bad for the comics and in the end, the audience.  Ace and I wanted to make a list and brought in two veterans to help.  This talk expanded into some great stories.  Always a fun...

Aug 13, 2018

What a conversation this week.  Ace and I met up with Amy Tee and got into a deep discussion on mental illness and Amy's involvement with NAMI.  She was open book.  An amazing comedian with a great work ethic and a heart of gold.  We really enjoyed this one, you will as well.

Aug 6, 2018

Ace and I continue our conversation with Mike Murray from Funny 4 Funds.  We discuss some of the company's biggest moment shows.  There have been a lot of emotional moments that have really moved us and we share some of them during this episode.