Paul Mercurio interviews Jay Leno

Emmy-winner and comedian Paul Mecurio recently created a podcast at The Sideshow Network called, “The Paul Mecurio Show” where each week he talks about his life, the world that he believes is out to get him and how he thinks he can change or beat that world.  Paul also interviews A-list celebrities, major newsmakers and…

Interview with Mike Sheer

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? Mike Sheer: I think I did my first ever stand up gig in 2002 but then stopped and started again and again over the years. It wasn’t ever something I really wanted to do or thought I’d do, so I didn’t take it seriously. Which…

Amused Moose Laughter Award 2013

  ENTRIES ARE NOW OPEN FOR AMUSED MOOSE LAUGHTER AWARDS 2013 SUPPORTED BY 2entertain www.amusedmoose.com / @AmusedMoose The AmusedMoose Laughter Awards 2013, the ‘senior strand’ of the AmusedMoose Comedy Awards supported by 2entertain, has launched – searching for the best show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival from undiscovered talent, whether emerging or overlooked.   The…

Interview with Ian Smith

Ian Smith is a critically acclaimed stand up comedian, having performed for several years at the Edinburgh Fringe (the Lunchtime Club, BBC Three at The Fringe as well as two sell out and critically acclaimed Fringe double headers ‘Beckett and Smith’ (**** The Scotsman, The List) and ‘Ian Smith and Tom Toal’ (***** Three Weeks).…

Harry Deansway: Wrong Way

Venue: Address: Dates: Time: Price: Box Office: Pleasance Courtyard ­ The Green (Venue 33) Pleasance Courtyard, 60 Pleasance, Edinburgh, EH8 9TJ July 31st ­ 26th of August (Not 13th) 18:00 £6­ £9 0131 556 6550 www.pleasance.co.uk Interview ‘I’VE NEVER SEEN HARRY PERFORM BUT I’VE LAUGHED AT HIM MANY TIMES’ Tim Arthur, Time Out Editor Harry…

Laugh Out London

Tony Law Edinburgh Fringe Preview + Support Tuesday 25th June 5 Denman St, London, Greater London W1D 7HN Nearest Tube: Piccadilly circus (2 minutes) Start Time: 8.00pm (doors 7.30pm) £3 www.laughoutlondon.co.uk   Tony Law: Nonsense Overdrive Multi-award winning Tony, bring his preview of his new show “Nonsense Overdrive”!  His last show has scooped him much critical acclaim and Edinburgh Comedy…

Interview with Evelyn Mok

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up?   Evelyn Mok: Since September 2008.   Comedy Blogedy: How would you describe your comedy?   Evelyn Mok: I try to have a social perspective in my stand-up, with longer routines where I can attempt to comment on social issues. I also have the quick…

Slapdash International Improv Festival

Love laughing? Love theatre? Love stories and sketches? Then the Slapdash Festival of Improv is for you! Now in its fourth year, Slapdash is one of London’s biggest festivals of improvised theatre and comedy, showcasing the most talented, witty and razor-sharp performers in their field – from local to international guests. From June 8- 16, Slapdash will…

Sunderland Comedy Festival

Following months of teasers, Sunderland Live has officially announced Sunderland Comedy Festival’s full programme of events for their very first year. From Saturday June 29th to July 7th 2013, Sunderland Comedy Festival will be taking over venues across Sunderland to deliver over forty top comedy names in the city. From tea rooms to nightclubs, bars…

Rachel Parris: The Commission

Troika Talent Management presents Rachel Parris: The Commission Musical Comedy Awards Runner-Up 2012 Funny Women Runner-Up 2010 Hackney Empire New Act Of the Year Finalist – 2011 Leicester Square Comedian Of The Year Finalist 2011 So You Think You’re Funny Semi Finalist 2011     Rachel Parris presents her debut solo Edinburgh show, The Commission – a darkly…