Hailing from New York, the world's comedy capital, Robert Grayson of has applied comedic arts to interpersonal communication for over 17 years. He is a qualified counselor and a certified Feel the Fear and Do It Anyway™ facilitator. Robert has a special interest in personal development and brings a passion for helping people to all he does. He is a graduate of the American Comedy Institute and has appeared with some of Australia’s most renowned comedians including Carl Barron, Peter Berner, Akmal Saleh and Kitty Flanagan. Besides performances in the USA, corporate appearances and performances at top clubs and festivals Australia-wide, Robert is also a master of musical satire with his parody of Silverchair’s "Tomorrow", being nominated for ARIA comedy record of the year.

Through his music career Robert has worked with the cream of Australian music talent, including Savage  Garden, The Whitlams, Slim Dusty, 1927, Troy Cassar-Daley and Tim Finn. Robert’s passions and focus are now on teaching and facilitation. His acclaimed stand-up comedy workshops have quickly expanded, starting in Brisbane and spreading Australia-wide. They have become popular with aspiring stand-ups, performers, writers and business people who want to improve their presentation skills and those seeking the adrenalin rush of a life changing one-time challenge.

Robert’s course graduates consistently excel in national comedy competitions. He boasts numerous finalists and two Queensland JJJ RAW state champions among his past students. Several are now rising stars in their own right with regular club, radio and TV appearances. Robert sees spreading more laughter as a key goal in a world crying out for health and change. He is based in far northern NSW where he lives with his son Gabriel. Together they shop at Bi-Lo, pick tics off the neighbors' dog and try feebly to remember to water the veggie patch.

Stand-up Comedy Workshop
1 Week intensive starts July 26 in Melbourne
Presented by top comedy educator – ARIA nominated Robert Grayson
Actors and Performers expand your scope! Presenters and Communicators, learn to use humour and how to truly connect!
For more information on how to enrol for this amazing experience contact Robert Grayson on 0401 834 361 / [email protected] / visit the website www.youstandup.com