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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

Oct 22, 2020

Chris Tabb is one of those performers that commands the stage whenever and where ever he performs. Chris actually had two starts in comedy. What national comedian taught Chris to always "Be worth the price of the ticket" and to "Never cheat the people". It's all in this episode. Check Chris out at


Oct 15, 2020

Mike Bent is in the Acement this week. Not only a comic, he is a professor of comedy at Emerson College in Boston. His students have gone to write for The Daily Show and The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon, and won Emmys. We discuss his love of the process of creating comedy. Why did being an honest performer cause Mike...


Oct 8, 2020

Niki Luparelli is a multi-talented entertainer. Comediene, Singer, Show producer, she does it all.  Niki started the same time as Scott and has worked on several shows with Ace. What famous comedian did she say this episodes title to? Check Niki out at https://www.nikiluparelli.com .  Support BTF podcast at


Oct 1, 2020

Tommy Morin is our guest in the Ace-ment this week. Ace knew Tommy from the Periwinkle's days as part of the comedy team Caito and Morin. Together for 3 1/2 years, they skyrocketed to the top of the comedy ladder. A personal decision then changed their path. Tommy is one of the deepest most spiritual guests we've ever...


Sep 24, 2020

Marty Caproni is a comic that likes to take chances. As he says he swings hard so we he connects its big but when he doesn't, he'll corkscrew in the ground. Pushing limits has helped become a favorite of audiences and comics alike. Marty is not afraid to take a deep dive into a subject. Check out Marty at