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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

Jan 29, 2020

Maya Manyon and Mary Ellen Depetrillo join us this week to talk about women in comedy.  Ace and I spoke to Janet Hyde at the Rogue Island Comedy Festival about her Dude Talks To A Lady podcast where she challenges male comedians about there misogynistic jokes.  We wanted to know what its like for women in comedy.  It...


Jan 23, 2020

Ace and I sit down with one of our heroes, Paul D'Angelo.  Paul is mentioned with the best comics to ever come out of Boston.  His path from DA to comedian was amazing.  He is admired by everyone from new comics to established comics to some of the top comics working today.  This was definitely a highlight for...


Jan 16, 2020

We can not finish a 2019 recap without some of the best funny bad gig stories.  This episode includes stories from Red Peters, Ray Harrington, Ken Rogerson, Chris D, Bernadette Pauley, and Al Ducharme. 


Jan 9, 2020

We continue our Best of 2019 with clips of how we come up with our episode titles, some of some real deep moments and we finish showing of some of the exotic locations we record at...


Jan 2, 2020

We celebrate the new year by looking back at 2019.  In this episode we look back at heroes we talked to and old friends we reconnected with...