Gone are the days were comedians used to rely on one source of income to survive and earn a living. Modern comics must have multiplies sources of revenues. The pandemic has taught that is dangerous to rely on one lane. From now on, you can be a comedian at night, during the day you can have a day job or be Uber driver and deliver food. If the jobs mentioned above is not your cup of coffee, find alternatives ways to skin this cat called life.
There are certain things that we need to learn, some unlearn and other relearn to keep up with the changing world.
Before Covid-19, there was a trend within the comedy industry whereby comedians used to leave their day jobs in droves to focus their entire career dedicated on their craft. Now, Covid19 presents the golden opportunity to go back and do both comedy and maintaining your day job.
It’s all about having the humility by doing what is right in the meantime while working towards your bigger dream, whatever that bigger dream is.