Interview with Barry Ferns

Barry Ferns is a stand up comedian, writer, director and actor. Barry also runs and regularly hosts the extremely successful, Time Out recommended and free comedy night Angel Comedy in Islington. As a stand up comedian he has won the Comedy Store New Act competition, and been a finalist in five national stand-up competitions. His…

Interview with Al Lubel

Al Lubel is a “terrifically funny comedian” according to David Letterman, and Jerry Seinfeld has stated that Al has one of the best jokes he has ever heard. Al started off as a lawyer (to please his mum) and became a comedian to please himself (which did not please his mum). After graduating from law…

Don’t Drop The Egg at Leicester Square Theatre

Direct from an entirely sold out Edinburgh run, GibbensMagnusJones bring their Festival debut to Central London. Born at sea to a pirate father and no mother, these three comic triplets present narrative sketch comedy from the depths of the Clapham Falcons RFC changing room. You will enter a mere mortal, but leave a teammate, a member of this illustrious…

Interview with Andy Field

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? AF: I’ve been doing stand up for pretty much exactly 3 years. I don’t mean to be weirdly specific but yeah, like 1090 days. I’m not much of a rememberer of things but I remember that apparently. CB: How would you describe your comedy? AF: It’s quite weird.…

Interview with Chris McKay

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? CM: I’ve been gigging since July 2012, shortly after i came out of hospital and was getting ready to go back to my full time job. CB: How would you describe your comedy? CM: Observational with a touch of surreal ranting and a bit of wrong…

Short Com

Short Com is a not-for-profit short comedy film programme that finds the best independently made short comedy films sketches by new talent. Short Com  makes it London debut at the Pleasance Islington on the 4th of October after it’s debut appearance at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival having impressed many audiences and comedians by offering something…

Interview with Chris Joyce

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? CJ: I did my first stand-up gig in July last year, to a packed room at the Bedford in Balham (any regular of that night will find the fact it was packed astounding but it was).  I did a few predictable jokes about being tall then…

Interview with Scott Merrington

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? SM: I’ve been gigging since August 2010. So just over 3 years. CB: How would you describe your comedy? SM: I always find that a difficult question to answer. I suppose there’s a mixture of observations, misdirection. nothing that hasn’t been done before and better. I…