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.…

Wit Happens

Saturday 19th October The Camden Head (in Camden not Angel) £5 on the door Doors open 7:30PM for an 8PM start JOHN KEARNS Winner of this year’s Best Newcomer Award at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, John is probably one of the most talked-about acts right now. An electrifying blend of absurdism, observation, and just damn-fine…

Brighton Comedy Festival

Another stellar line up will be performing on the stages of the Brighton Dome, Corn Exchange, Studio Theatre, Komedia & The Old Market. This 3 week festival see’s the crème de la crème of stand up comedy entertain the crowds of the cosmopolitan seaside town.  The line up so far includes some of the biggest…