The Show Time Series with Twayna Mayne

CB: What is your show about? TM: It’s about me.  It’s about being black, being a black woman and being adopted at 14.  There’s other stuff in it too like searing social commentary and jokes so it’s not all boring. CB: Why did you write this show? TM: After doing comedy for seven years I thought it was time…

The Show Time Series with Tom Ward

CB: What is your show about? TW: It seems to be about feeling like an outsider…and trying to accept things and people for how they are, including the girl I thought I’d marry a while back and the religious mum I struggle to relate to. Woman stuff I guess, plus man stuff…plus non-gender specific stuff.…

The Show Time Series with Jonny Pelham

CB: What is your show about? JP: The show is about going to my great aunite’s funeral (actually her 93rd birthday but it felt like a funeral because death was definitely around), staring death in the face and realising that I had never really done much in my life (no proper job, no girlfriend, no real…

The Show Time Series with Glenn Moore

CB: What is your show about? GM: My show’s about solving the case of a missing person. I tried to solve it when I was 15 though, so I did it really badly. It’s also about failure, romance and TGI Fridays. CB: Why did you write this show? GM: Writing about a missing person, and…

The Show Time Series with Sophie Willan

CB: What’s your show about? SW: I’ve had a lifetime of being branded by others. Branded by my working class background, my gender even my ‘Northerness’. I challenge all of these labels and show how simplistic branding of identity doesn’t work. I look at the social context of my background and explore working class identity through my…

The Show Time Series with Kae Kurd

CB: What is your show about? KK: My show is an insight into my life, being from a refugee family and coming to this country, growing up where I did in London and trying to navigate through it all. The identity issues, the politics, the internal dilemmas. It’s a funny show where you’ll probably learn…

The Show Time Series with Tom Lucy

CB: What is your show about?  TL: It’s a collection of all my best material. I’ve been doing stand up for 4 years now and this is all my best work told through the story of how I became a comedian. I talk a lot about school, my family, the brief time I spent at…

The Raisin Film News

  The Raisin, a short comedy drama film written and directed by award winning comedian Rob Carter, will have the World Premiere at the LA Comedy Festival on 5 May 2017 in Los Angeles. The film has been accepted into the Cannes Film Festival Court Métrage (Short Film Corner) and will be available in the digital library as well as screening booths during…