Comedy Club is a nightclub that provides live comedy shows. The performers are usually the stand-up comedians. A single person with a simple microphone is talented enough to bring the audience into bursts of laughter. The origin of stand-up comedy is said to be Mark Twain. Mark Twain was the best colloquial speaker and humorist in his time. About a 100 years ago, he loved to hang out in the bars by the Mississippi River and tell his interesting stories to the guests in the bars.