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October 16, 2020 40 min

Finding humor in the midst isn’t just the name of Kate’s workshop series, it’s her life’s philosophy. Her best advice? Always carry a notebook and pen because you don’t write comedy, you just write it down. Kate believes humor is medicine and each of us has a unique role to play in offering that medicine to others. Is there anything better than making others laugh and learning not to take ourselves too seriously?

Her most brilliant career advice? Find your unique voice – the journey is longer, but you’ll have much more staying power once you hit your stride.


09:08 | Terry-Ann

Introducing, Kate Lyn Reiter: MFA Graduate of the Yale School of Drama; Writer; Professor; Lecturer; Director; Playwright & Producer, St Louis Dreamer; Creator/Producer, Humor in the Midst Comedy Workshops; Guest on Comedy Central and Fox Network; Hosts of NYC Comedy Clubs.


10:48 | Kate Lyn

Trying to find the fun in fascism – while being in the basement.


15:22 | Terry-Ann/Kate Lyn

Humor in the Midst Workshops … because you don’t really write comedy, you just write it down.


22:20 | Terry-Ann/Kate Lyn

Comedy lets us shine in a different way.


23:41 | Terry-Ann/Kate Lyn

On being a Sacred Clown – doing the dance backwards.


25:00 | Terry-Ann/Kate Lyn

Is there a Comedy IQ? On supporting women in the comedy business – a long and winding road to making it to stage.


28:30 | Terry-Ann

What’s the future of comedy? Can humor save us?


31:33 | Kate Lyn

Taping into Native Americans Spiritual Traditions … do you have the Medicine Gift?


33:03 | Terry-Ann/Kate Lyn

Comedians are essential workers. Is it time for a Schitt’s Creek Murder Mystery?


38:54 | Terry-Ann/Kate Lyn

OUTTAKE: from Gregory Stock, Ph.D.’s, The Book of Questions 1987 ed. TAZ asks “If you could have free, unlimited service for five years from an extremely good cook, chauffeur, housekeeper, masseuse, or personal secretary, which would you choose?


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