Interview with Josephine Lacey

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? JL: I done my first gig on the 25th October 2008 so I am coming up to 6 years but I never decided to make comedy my career until January 2010. CB: How would you describe your comedy? JL: I base my comedy on my own real…

Interview with Croft & Pearce

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? C&P: About 4 years… this will be our fourth Edinburgh Fringe. CB: How would you describe your comedy? C&P: We like writing about the embarrassing, messy and weird bits of everyday life… and making them funny (in sketch form). CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? C&P:…

Interview with Hayley Ellis

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? HE: About 5 years. CB: How would you describe your comedy?  HE: Sometimes physical, sometimes observational, sometimes funny… CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? HE: I love Julia Davis, I wish I had the courage to be a bit darker with my comedy but it doesn’t…

Interview with Twins

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy?  J & A: As well as performing individually, we have been writing/gigging together as a double-act, Twins, for the past year and a half. We started performing comedy in 2010 when we were both cast in The Leeds Tealights, University sketch comedy group. Since then, we have managed to…

Interview with Steve Bugeja

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? SB: I am coming up to 4 years since my first stand-up comedy gig.  To be exact it was September 12th 2010. CB: How would you describe your comedy? SB: On stage I basically play a slightly heightened version of myself.  A geeky, awkward and often…

Interview with Minor Delays

Interview with Joe Barnes, Harry Michell and Abi Tedder.  CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? Joe: As a three we have only actually been gigging together since May so it’s all come together rather nicely in time for the fringe. I spent two years as part of the Leeds Tealights and this…