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…

Josh Widdicombe & Seann Walsh at the Hammersmith Apollo

Star of Channel 4’s ‘The Last Leg’, ‘Stand Up For The Week’ and BBC1’s ‘Live At The Apollo’, Josh Widdicombe will be performing his greatest hits at Hammersmith Apollo. After two sell out UK tours, two sell out runs at the Edinburgh Festival Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards Best Newcomer nominee 2011 Josh will be recording…

Tickled Pig

On the 17th and 18th of September, Tickled Pig will be holding the annual Grand Final of it’s student stand-up comedy competition. Over 150 acts applied across 6 cities, and only 8 remain. The finalists are: Jack Toop Edy Hurst Shaun Turner Andy Field Mike Bentley Alexander Bennett Joe Hart Daniel Branch MC: Robbie Ormrod…

Interview with Michael Che

Critics and audiences agree, NY-based writer and stand-up comedian Michael Che is a star on the rise and a shooting star at that. This year he has already been named as one of Rolling Stone’s 50 Funniest People in 2013. Michael Che makes his Edinburgh Festival debut this year with his hour long show ‘Michael…

Interview with James Bone

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? JB: I did my first gig in January of this year so in comedy terms I’m still a proper newbie I guess. I’d had it in my head to get up for a good while and after going to check out a few open mics I…

Interview with Adam Singleton

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? AS: I did my first few gigs about 3 years ago, but then got a “proper” job and it remained on the back burner, so this time around only about 6 months. CB: How would you describe your comedy? AS: Character comedy, I like to create…

Interview with Bisha K. Ali

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? BKA: I’ve been gigging since October 2012 – so just under a year. I went to a bunch of open mics around London before I did my first gig to feel things out and I’m glad I did. I also wanted to force myself to continue…

Patrick Turpin & Eric Lampaert

ERIC LAMPAERT: TWO TICKETS TO THE GUM SHOW Eric Lampaert (T4’s Rising Star 2012, Life’s Too Short, Cardinal Burns) doesn’t think he has a weird face, but the countless heckles, reviews and internet abuse he’s received suggest otherwise. Clearly, people want him to talk about is his oversized gums and Neanderthal skull. So here’s a…

Amused Moose Comedy Awards Showcases

Following the Amused Moose Comedy Awards at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival where an illustrious panel of comedy industry experts and Fringe-goers voted to choose the winners from almost 1000 entrants to Amused Moose Laughter Awards and Amused Moose Laugh Off 2013, now Amused Moose Comedy brings a selection of the best Fringe shows and emerging…