Interview with Lateef Lovejoy

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LL: I have been gigging in comedy as a professional now since 2006 and have to say its’s been a throughly enjoyable experience. It really is a fantastic job and a pleasure to bring so much joy to people CB: How would you describe your comedy?…

Sarah Callaghan: Elephant

Discovering new talent is one of the most exciting parts of the Edinburgh Fringe. Some of the most loved comedians in the UK and around the world, such as Steve Coogan, Harry Hill, Sarah Millican and many more, started their careers by taking shows to the Edinburgh Festival. Sarah Callaghan is a truly special talent.…

SWAG at Glastonbury!

SWAG: A Short Silent Comedy Film, written by David Elms, directed by Matt Holt and produced by Sara Shulman is currently playing at Glastonbury Festival! The film is part of the Groovy Movie Picture House Short Film Official Selection:     More information about SWAG: AWARDS Best Foreign Short – LA Indie Film Festival Director’s Award…

Dave Chappelle – London Shows

American comedy heavyweight, Dave Chappelle, has announced he is coming to London to perform his first ever full show in the UK. Chappelle will be performing at Eventim Apollo Hammersmith. Chappelle last performed ten minutes of stand-up in London seven years ago but recently Chappelle made a surprise return to stand-up and has since been touring America. His unpredictable and…

Win Tickets to Sky Cat Laughs Festival in Kilkenny!

Comedy Blogedy readers can win tickets to the Sky Cat Laughs Festival in Kilkenny! All you need to do is ‘Like’ the Comedy Blogedy Facebook page by Wednesday 27th May. www.facebook.com/ComedyBlogedy Tickets are for: Saturday 30th May at Ormonde Kings, 6:30pm Line-up: Andrew Maxwell, James Acaster, Ailsling Bea, Barry Murphy   Sunday 31st May at…

Deer Shed Festival (Comedy and Arts)

Deer Shed Festival have programmed an impressive line-up of comedy and theatre, which includes Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award Panel Prize winners Funz and Gamez, one of the best sketch groups in the UK Pappy’s, beatboxing sensation Shlomo and entertaining comedy-cabaret troupe Slightly Fat Features amongst many other shows. The team behind Deer Shed Festival are…

THANKS SECOND CITY!

Comedy Blogedy and Angel Comedy first invited Second City to teach and perform in London just over a year ago and what a dream it’s been over the past two weeks to see classes bursting with improv talent ready to be nurtured. From complete beginners learning the very basics of improv right through to the advanced level classes,…

SWAG WINS ‘BEST FOREIGN SHORT’, A GLOBAL MUSIC AWARD & MORE NEWS!

SWAG, a short silent comedy film, written by and starring Musical Comedy Award Winner 2014 David Elms, directed by Matt Holt and produced by Sara Shulman has won ‘Best Foreign Short’ at the LA Indie Film Festival. The soundtrack for the film, written by emerging composer Gabriel Chernick, has won a Silver Medal at the Global Music Awards for Outstanding Achievement. The film has also been accepted into the Cannes Film Festival…

London Sketchfest 2015

The 3rd annual LONDON SKETCHFEST  Friday 1st – Sunday 3rd May – The Cinema Museum – Elephant & Castle Discovering Britain’s funniest alternative comedy London SketchFest returns for its third consecutive year, following two sell-out years with critical acclaim as the UK’s most exciting new national comedy festival.  Celebrating live, scripted comedy the festival shines a…