This article is from the Stand-up Comedy FAQ, by Steven Rosenthal and Steve Silberberg (firstname.lastname@example.org) with numerous contributions by others.
A. Bios should be a list of clubs where you KNOW you've done well. Try not
to have too many Holiday Inn's listed. Include your current address and
phone number and an agent, if you're unlucky. Have some references of
headliners and club owners that think highly of you. You should ask them if
you can put them on your bio so someone doesn't call them up and catch them