Learn how to produce your own live comedy shows or festival in this miniseries hosted by Emily Winter. Winter produces two Time Out Critics’ Pick comedy shows in Brooklyn, BackFat Variety and Side Ponytail. She also co-created an international comedy festival, WHAT A JOKE, which took place in 32 cities simultaneously and raised more than $50K for The ACLU. If you love this podcast, please rate and review it on iTunes. 

For more: Follow Emily Winter on IG and Twitter @EmilyMcWinter and visit her website,

This podcast is produced by John Rosenberger. Follow him on Twitter @JohnJohnPhenom.

Click through the gallery below for photos of crowds, merch, and posters from Emily's shows. 

Photos by Andrew Bisdale (, Steve Shohl, and Emily Winter.