Dane Baptiste: Citizen Dane at Soho Theatre

In this hugely successful debut hour, this original and provocative rising star asks: is there a place for Citizen Dane? As seen on Seann Walsh’s Comedy Spectacular(BBC3) and Live from The Comedy Store (Comedy Central). Mon 26 – Sat 31 Jan at 7pm £10 Mon – Wed, £12.50 Thu – Sat NOMINEE: FOSTER’S EDINBURGH COMEDYAWARDS…

This Comedian Launch Show

Launch Show: 26 January 2015. Further shows to be announced. TIME: Doors 7.00pm, Show Start: 7.30pm. LINE UP: Sara Pascoe, James Acaster, Katherine Ryan, Robin Ince and MC Michael Legge. FUNDRAISER FOR: Idil Sukan’s debut exhibition This Comedian, an unprecedented retrospective of a decade of work in comedy, featuring over 200 photographs of comedians, 19…

Comedy Blogedy Exclusive: Totally Trented Series 2

Comedy Blogedy Exclusive: Turtle Canyon Comedy released the first series of Totally Trented in 2014. It’s a hidden camera prank show by comedian David Trent (Edinburgh Newcomer Nominee 2012) and starring Nick Helm (Breakthrough Act, British Comedy Awards), John Kearns (Edinburgh Newcomer 2013 and Main Award 2014 Winner) and Evelyn Mok (One To Watch Tändstickan 2012).…

Lucy Beaumont at Soho Theatre

LUCY BEAUMONT: WE CAN TWERK IT OU Mon 19 – Wed 21 Jan, 7pm, £12.50 (£10) The winner of The BBC New comedy award, Chortle Best Newcomer and star of BBC 3’s Live at the Electric, Lucy Beaumont presents her hugely anticipated debut show. Spend an hour in Lucy’s universe on the North-East coast with her…

Doctor Brown at Soho Theatre

This interview was originally broadcast in December 2011. DOCTOR BROWN TRILOGY: BECAUSE Mon 12 – Sat 17 Jan, 7.15pm Soho Theatre £10 Mon, £15 (£12.50) Tue – Thu, £20 (£17.50) Fri – Sat DOCTOR BROWN TRILOGY: BECAVES Mon 19 – Sat 24 Jan, 7.15pm Soho Theatre £10 Mon, £15 (£12.50) Tue – Thu, £20 (£17.50)…

Gein’s Family Giftshop: Volume 1 at Soho Theatre

Manchester-based sketch group Gein’s Family Giftshop (James Meehan, Kath Hughes, Ed Easton and Kiri Pritchard-McLea) are one of the most exciting emerging sketch groups in the UK. At London Sketchfest in May this year they won Best New Sketch Act as well as the Audience Choice Award after only giving a taste of what they…

Alex Edelman: Millenial at Soho Theatre

As someone addicted to comedy, each gig is another opportunity to find that laughter hit, that moment when you see talent and you think “this is why I love stand-up comedy. This is what it’s all about”. That unique, raw and emerging comic voice that oozes confidence, creativity and commitment to an art that most…

Beasts at Soho Theatre

Hot off the back of their BBC Radio 4 debut, total sell-out Edinburgh Fringe run and sell out Soho Theatre show, the impeccably- dressed sketch group BEASTS bring their critically acclaimed show SOLO back to London’s Soho Theatre for a five night run in January 2015. Drunk on the power of their recent success and…

Interview with Zack Bornstein

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? ZB: I caught the comedy bug my freshman year of college and never fully recovered. Now, it’s full-blown Comeditus, and the only relief is nonstop bits — good and bad. CB: How would you describe your comedy? ZB: I used to do neuroscience research, so a…