Interview with Lead Pencil

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LP:As LEAD PENCIL this is our second year together (not including a snatched moment the girls had with another man in 2012, Bibby is essencially our bit on the side, then it got serious). But Dave (Bibby) claims to have had another life before as a…

Interview with Ellie White

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? EW: About a year and a half. CB: How would you describe your comedy?  EW: It’s character comedy, so I’m never really myself on stage unless people are throwing stuff at me then I break out of character quite quickly and just stand and cry. But…

McQueen’s Exclusive Video for Comedy Blogedy

Live Nation proudly presents: McQueen Pleasance 10 Dome, Edinburgh July 30 – August 24, 11pm “This show is mad funny! Dudes doing something crazy original, it’s going to be huge man!” DAVE CHAPPELLE “An original show that showcases immense talent and wow factor!” HUFFINGTON POST “It was like watching Jimmy Fallon and Reggie Watt’s love child bringing…

Elf Lyons’ Exclusive Video for Comedy Blogedy

Elf Lyons and PBH’s Free Fringe presents Elf Lyons: Underground Success Elf Lyons, the creator behind The Secret Comedians and Funny Women Finalist (Runner- Up) 2013 debuts her first solo hour of unconventionality and empowering comedic happiness. And it’s all about the London Underground. Mostly In her first full-length show, Elf Lyons aims to prove…

Will Franken’s Exclusive Video for Comedy Blogedy

“Will Franken is a master of delusion” Robin Williams   ★★★★Guardian ★★★★The Times ★★★★The Scotsman  Critically acclaimed, surrealistic character comedian with a myriad of personalities Will Franken returns this year to the late-night, rock & roll, filth’n’fury ethos of the Just The Tonic at The Caves at 10.40pm with another violent explosion of his kaleidoscopic,…

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…