‘Toilet Duck London’ – London Irish Comedy Festival Comedy Award

‘TOILET DUCK LONDON’ NEW IRISH COMEDY AWARD ANNOUNCED BY LONDON IRISH COMEDY FESTIVAL AND TEDFEST Friday 11th July 2014 – 8pm London Irish Centre, 50 – 52 Camden Square, London NW1 9XB £7.00 | http://billetto.co.uk/toiletducklondonaward       http://www.tedfest.org/toiletduck   The organisers of Tedfest and the London Irish Comedy Festival have announced a competition for new Irish comedians, the Toilet Duck London Award. 16 of…

‘Conversations with Carlin’ by Larry Getlen

What if you could take the smartest, funniest, most interesting person you ever met, and ask them their thoughts on everything from the deeply personal to the most broadly philosophical topics, including love, sex, death, morality, religion, childhood and so much more? Journalist Larry Getlen was fortunate enough to have this experience with one of the greatest and most…

Cahill, Kearns, Stephenson, Target at Soho Theatre

Life-champions and all round winners Cahill, Kearns, Stephenson and Target are splitting an hour down the middle (twice) and preparing something ruddy well worth watching. Can’t say too much here, but it involves lots of laughing (audience) and a great deal of mutual support (everyone). This promises to be exquisite, so hurry up and swipe…

Interview with Sofie Hagen

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? SH: I did comedy for the first time on June 22nd, 2010. CB: How would you describe your comedy? SH: I wouldn’t. I would try very hard to dodge that question. Oh well. I guess… It’s personal. Storytelling, but more punch’y. I’m getting closer to actually…

The Weekend Warriors

Turtle Canyon Comedy, independent comedy producers based in both Pinewood Studios, UK and Seattle, USA have released a new comedy documentary. The Weekend Warriors is an eight-minute plunge into the world of 90s rave culture, telling the story of four friends who live entirely for the weekend. It captures the feel of documentaries made when…

Interview with Catasha

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in comedy? Catasha: I have been at it about 6 years now in a very lackadaisical manner. I didn’t realize that until I found this fossilized piece of paper with a date on it from some of my first material. Doesn’t feel like it’s been that long.…

Musical Comedy Awards Final

Friday 25th April 2014  The Bloomsbury Theatre at 8pm Call the Box Office on 02031081000 and quote ‘Banrab’ to get tickets for £10! Sell Out Grand Final 2009/10/11/12/13 FEATURING HEADLINE SETS FROM: LORETTA MAINE – ‘A searing talent’ – Scotsman JAY FOREMAN – ‘Sharp and sophisticated’ – Chortle FINALISTS ROGUE 5 – ‘These cheeky lads beat hundreds of stand-up…

Ian Smith: Anything

Wednesday 21st May and Thursday 22nd May Soho Theatre, 9pm (£10) Tickets Ian Smith (BBC2 sitcom Popatron, Sky’s Officially Special, BBC Three at the Fringe and BBC3’s Sweat the Small Stuff) is an award-winning comedian. This is his critically acclaimed debut hour about that tricky and restrictive theme, anything. Come and find out why, amongst…

London Sketchfest

LONDON SKETCHFEST @ Backyard Comedy – Bethnal Green | Thurs 1st – Sunday 4th May Bigger. Bolder. Brighter…. ‘Discovery of the Year 2013’ THE INDEPENDENT Following on from last year’s sell out run and to critical acclaim, London SketchFest returns bigger and even better going from 3 to a 4 day event from Thursday 1st…