Interview: With Stand Up Comedian Theo Von at the Comedy Cellar

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Theo Von is a stand up comedian based in Los Angeles, California. He has come along way from the small town of Convington. It’s located about one hour north of New Orleans, Louisiana. 
 
Theo has been touring the states for more then ten years. The comic has performed on Comedy Central, Last Comic Standing and recently Netflix. His Netflix special is “No Offense” performed in New Orleans, at Civic Theater.
We met up with Stand up comedian Theo Von at the Comedy Cellar his favorite comedy club in New York.

1. What other jobs did you do before starting stand up comedy?

Sold hamsters and sold Italian food indoors. Also so Mexcian food, mostly to local whites.

2. How did you know you wanted to be a comedians?

I didn’t. i think it chooses you.

3. If you weren’t doing comedy, what would you be doing?

probably a lawyer or treasure hunter

4. Where are some of your favorite places to perform?

Chicago, Dallas.

5. Who are some of your favorite up-and-comers in the comedy world?

Honestly i don’t watch a ton of comedy. i get jealous.

6. What’s the best advice you’ve ever gotten?

pray for your enemies

7. When did you feel like you were a pro comedian?

About eleven years in.

8. How often do you perform comedy per week?

nine sets a week i think, ish.

9. What are you favorite comedy clubs that you perform at?

The Comedy Store, Arlington Improv, The Comedy Cellar

10. How do you deal with hecklers?

I ask them to act like adults and not be selfish.

11. What advice would you give your younger self?

you’re not a bad person, you’re gonna be okay. you have a nice dick!

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