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…

Exclusive Interview with Cardinal Burns

Cardinal Burns are a multi award-winning sketch and character duo consisting of Seb Cardinal and Dustin Demri-Burns. After the first series of their sketch show ‘Cardinal Burns’ aired on E4 in 2012, they received three British Comedy Awards nominations in 2012 – the most-ever for first-time nominees – eventually walking away with Best Sketch Show,…

Joz Norris – #NCSAmazeBalls

NCS is a programme for 15 and 17 year olds in England and Northern Ireland that enables young people to take part in life changing experiences and social action projects to help build skills for work and life. Its ethos is all about encouraging young people to mix with each other, develop friendships whilst learning…

Katherine Ryan: Glam Role Model at Soho Theatre

Tuesday 22nd April – Saturday 2rd May – 7:30pm Soho Theatre Tuesday 22nd (£10 preview), Tuesday – Thursday £15 (£12.50), Friday and Saturday £17.50 (£15) A dude who is fast becoming a recognisable face on British TV with appearances on BBC1’s Live At The Apollo & Let’s Dance for Comic Relief, BBC2’sMock The Week, QI and Nevermind the Buzzcocks, C4’s 8 Out of…

Richard Gadd: Cheese and Crack Whores

Brown Eyed Boy presents RICHARD GADD: CHEESE & CRACK WHORES!!! Soho Theatre, Thurs 17 – Sat 19 & Thu 24 – Sat 26 April at 10pm “Deranged, nihilistic, self-abasing…Gadd unravels beautifully and awfully in front of us. It is cruel to laugh. But we do. Oh yes we do…” ★★★★ Kate Copstick, The Scotsman Described by…

Interview with Lindsay Sharman

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy?  LS: I did stand-up for three years from 2008 until I had a comedy breakdown (less serious than a proper breakdown) and started channelling all the frustrated lunacy into characters. Now I only perform as myself when I’m compering, otherwise I’m in a monobrow/turban/playing a crumhorn.…