Adam Riches wins ‘Best Comedy Show 2011’ at Edinburgh Festival

Adam Riches has won the Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award for ‘Best Comedy Show 2011’. He was praised by judges for his “trademark mix of character comedy, anarchic stagecraft and a fearless level of audience engagement”. Riches describes his comedy as “fast-paced character comedy with a lot of audience interaction”. Andrew Maxwell, Chris Ramsey, Josie Long,…

Completely Normal Activity: Season Finale

On 30th August 2011, Private Portions will release the finale episode of the web series Completely Normal Activity. Since its online release in June 2011 (distributed at FunnyorDie, Blip, Youtube, Vimeo and iTunes), the independently produced series has seen remarkable audience support. Within just 2 months of the series launch, there have been views exceeding 5,000…

The Comics’ Ward

The competition heated up this week as the comedians took on the challenge of humouring Watford General Hospital staff and patients, hoping that they wouldn’t find themselves in the SMTF emergency room. With the task of creating the most entertaining hospital radio show, Stu and Rudi seemed to impress Watford General the most and chose…