Interview with Jacob Hawley

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy?  JH: I did my first gig in 2012 but I’ve only been gigging solidly for just over a year. CB: How would you describe your comedy?  JH: I’ve always wanted it to be observational but its mainly anecdotes. Observational comedy has strangely become associated with mediocre,…

Interview with Tom O’Mahony

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? TOM: I’ve been gigging fairly intensively for 5 years now. CB: How would you describe your comedy? TOM: My comedy is like spending a day with your friends shooting machine guns. A bit scary at first but overall seriously good craic. CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? TOM: I was supporting Russell Howard at last year’s Vodafone…

Interview with Laughing Stock

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LS: We’ve been gigging for just over a year now. Our first gig was January 2014. If that’s a typo and there’s an ‘l’ missing and that’s actually a question about how long we’ve been corpsing for – I’d have to say from the very, very…

Interview with Bosh & Babbs

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? The three of us got together and created Bosh & Babbs in February last year and have been gigging since April last year. CB: How would you describe your comedy? Joel: Extreme and bizarre characters but always grounded in realism. Kylie: We’re all on the same…

Man With A Porpoise

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? Duncan: I personally grew up in Canada trying to perform comedy skits and scenes since I was very young, even though I was horrendously shy. I started to break through my shyness when I was about 11 and I was tricked, and forced to play the…

Interview with Daphne

Interview with Phil Wang, Jason Forbes and George Fouracres from Daphne  CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? JF: Well, the three of us met at university, where George and I put on our first sketch show back in 2010, and have continued to work together ever since. Unlike Master Wang, we never…

Interview with Luke Courtier

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LC: Probably since last January but properly probably for about 3 months. CB: How would you describe your comedy? LC: Musical. Wordy. Quite silly. CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? LC: I think lots.  Flounders and Swan, Miller +Armstrong, Miles Jupp, Cardinal Burns,  Frisky and Mannish,…