The Showstoppers’ Improvised Musical

The Showstoppers’ Improvised Musical Leicester Square Theatre: 22, 28 Nov & 13 Dec at 9.45pm 2013 ‘If you really want to know how to build a musical…watch Showstoppers.  It’s bliss’ **** The Times August 2013  Following another total sellout and critically acclaimed run at the Edinburgh Festival and a UK tour, the award-winning troupe The…

Nish Kumar Is A Comedian at Soho Theatre

PHIL MCINTYRE ENTERTAINMENTS PRESENT NISH KUMAR IS A COMEDIAN MONDAY 9TH – SATURDAY 21ST DECEMBER 2013 ‘Slick, sharp and with oodles of charm, Nish Kumar is a comedian, and a bloody good one at that.’  Time Out Following a critically acclaimed run at this year’s Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Nish Kumar wants to let the people…

Interview with John Pendal

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? JP: The short answer is just over 3 years. The longer answer is that I’ve had lots of stage time since 2003, when I won a competition in America called “International Mr Leather”. That led to eight years travelling around Europe and North America hosting fundraisers…

Interview with Stephen Bailey

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? SB: I’ve been going for about 2 years now – this is a very boring yet honest answer. CB: How would you describe your comedy? SB: I would say it is observational, camp fun. I don’t really take anything I say too seriously. CB: Which comedians…

Drifters (E4)

A brand new comedy by writer/star Jessica Knappett debuts on E4 on 31st October Drifters is a brand new six-part comedy series about three best friends living in Leeds who’ve graduated, had a year out and are struggling to find a job that doesn’t suck, a place to live that is half decent and a boyfriend they actually like. Written by, and…

Interview with Dan Branch

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up?  DB: I’ve been gigging on and off for around three years, mostly at my university and a couple of open mic nights around Southampton. Before uni, the closest I came to stand-up was probably playing Tim Minchin songs at school concerts. You know… the three or…

Interview with Edy Hurst

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? EH: I tried doing two gigs at the Manchester Comedy Store King Gong about 3 years ago and absolutely died on both occasions (I got an aggregate time of a minute and ten seconds) – I’d done some ‘presenting’ stuff at school that people happened to…

Steve Hughes: Whilst It’s Still Legal

Comedy Store Management proudly presents:   STEVE HUGHES ‘WHILE IT’S STILL LEGAL’ TOUR   5th September  – 6th December 2013   Direct from sell-out shows at the Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and New Zealand Comedy Festivals, the sublime Australian comic and ex heavy-metal drummer returns to UK shores to embark upon his second solo tour.  …

Offkey Creative Sketch Auditions

Offkey Creatives are producing a series of online comedy sketches and are looking for a core 4 of talented comedy actors/actresses. Auditions are being held Sunday 20th October in Camden, at hourly slots from 1 – 4pm. Please email steve@offkeycreatives.com with a link to your work and what audition time suits. Sketches will be filmed weekly, alternating…

Bobby Mair at Soho Theatre

31st October – 2nd November   ‘He’s either going to be a huge international comedy star or the funniest homeless man ever”  JIMMY CARR   “The heir to Doug Stanhope” THE SCOTSMAN **** Canadian superstar Bobby Mair is back – direct from his smash hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and a storming show.…