Interview with Ed Mayhew

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? EM: Since Summer 2010 [Yolanda Be Cool and DCUP were number 1 with ‘We no speak Americano’]. CB: How would you describe your comedy? EM: Friendly fire. I’m also part of a sketch group called Making Faces and we love to satirise the big solutions to…

Interview with Jonny Pelham

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? JP: I did my first gig about 3 years ago. It was an audition-like thing underground at the Students’ Union in front of about seven people, all of whom were acts. Needless to say laughter was in short supply throughout. CB: How would you describe your…

Interview with Gatis Kandis

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? GK: I’ve been gigging about 4 years, first year very little and then about two times per week for about three years. CB: How would you describe your comedy? GK: My comedy is simple, easy to understand. CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? GK: I really…

I Can’t Sing: The Musical

I Can’t Sing is the new musical comedy based around the reality television show The X Factor. It stars Olivier-Award winning stage and screen actor Nigel Harman (Shrek  the Musical; Downton Abbey; Eastenders) as Simon, with Cynthia Erivo (The Color Purple; Sister Act) and Alan Morrissey (RSC; Shakespeare’s Globe; Holby City; Endeavour) as love-struck hopefuls…

London Irish Comedy Festival – Edinburgh Previews

LONDON IRISH COMEDY FESTIVAL TO HOST NEW EDINBURGH FRINGE PREVIEWS  Catch the very best Irish comedians before they hit the road for the Edinburgh Fringe Festival at the London Irish Comedy Festival’s Edinburgh Preview Season.  Building on the stunning success of the London Irish Comedy Festival tent, as part of the Mayor of London’s St. Patrick’s Day…

London Irish Comedy Festival

 London Irish Comedy Festival Tent Sunday 16 March 2014, 2.00pm – 5.15pm Line-up: Eric Lalor MC, Barry Murphy, Roisin Conaty, Aisling Bea, Damian Clarke, Jarlath Regan, Willa White and Christiane O’ Mahony North Terrace, Trafalgar Square, London www.london.gov.uk/stpatricks The London Irish Comedy Festival is thrilled to announce that it will again play host to the…

Interview with Liz Peters

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LP: I’ve been doing improv and sketch comedy for many years but it wasn’t until October 2012 that I plucked up the courage to go solo. My first gig was a 20 minute spot so it was definitely ‘do or die’! Thankfully it went down really…

Comedy at Latitude Festival

LINE-UP  DARA O’BRIAIN MILTON JONES | AL MURRAY’S SALOON SHOW | JOSH WIDDICOMBE  MARCUS BRIGSTOCKE & ANDREW MAXWELL | TIM KEY | JOSIE LONG | KATHERINE RYAN | TREVOR NOAH | SEANN WALSH | TOMMY TIERNAN | HENNING WEHN | JEREMY HARDY | MILES JUPP | DOC BROWN | CARDINAL BURNS | THE PAJAMA MEN | SARA PASCOE | NICK HELM FELICITY WARD | ARTHUR…