The Show Time Series with Sophie Willan

CB: What’s your show about? SW: I’ve had a lifetime of being branded by others. Branded by my working class background, my gender even my ‘Northerness’. I challenge all of these labels and show how simplistic branding of identity doesn’t work. I look at the social context of my background and explore working class identity through my…

The Show Time Series with Kae Kurd

CB: What is your show about? KK: My show is an insight into my life, being from a refugee family and coming to this country, growing up where I did in London and trying to navigate through it all. The identity issues, the politics, the internal dilemmas. It’s a funny show where you’ll probably learn…

The Show Time Series with Tom Lucy

CB: What is your show about?  TL: It’s a collection of all my best material. I’ve been doing stand up for 4 years now and this is all my best work told through the story of how I became a comedian. I talk a lot about school, my family, the brief time I spent at…

The Raisin Film News

  The Raisin, a short comedy drama film written and directed by award winning comedian Rob Carter, will have the World Premiere at the LA Comedy Festival on 5 May 2017 in Los Angeles. The film has been accepted into the Cannes Film Festival Court Métrage (Short Film Corner) and will be available in the digital library as well as screening booths during…

The Show Time Series with Peter White

CB: What is your show about? PW: My show is about race, gender and sexuality, specifically with how it relates to myself as a straight white male. But not in like a men’s rights way or anything. This isn’t me whining about how hard men have it or anything. It all stems from an abusive relationship I…

The Show Time Series with Phil Nichol

CB: What is your show about? PN: 20 is a celebration of my 20 years of solo hour comedy shows on the fringe. I will be putting together a fast paced, silly and rip-snortling funny hour of my favourite bits from all those shows. And that’s a lot of funny! There will be stand-up, sick…

The Show Time Series with Laurence Clark

CB: What is your show about? LC: It’s really about how I live my day-to-day life as someone with cerebral palsy who has to rely on other people to help me with things like dressing and shaving. I talk about what it means to me to live independently. However along the way it covers my…

The Show Time Series with Glenn Moore

CB: What is your show about? GM: The show is about incorrectly believing an upbringing in a small village would adequately prepare me for the outside world. Alongside that, it’s about perception, memory, conformity, other key buzzwords, and playing the recorder. CB: Why did you want to write this show? GM: I’ve been going up to…