Specialist Subject: Where No Joke Is Too Niche

A monthly comedy night where comedians finally get to try out all the material that they always thought was too niche, too nerdy, too specialist to ever do in public will take place on Wednesday 24th April 2013 at The Black Heart in Camden. Matthew Crosby, one third of the Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award nominated sketch group Pappy’s…

Pappy’s at Soho Theatre

Pappy’s Last Show Ever was the smash hit success of the 2012 Edinburgh festival. It garnered nine 5 star reviews and earned Pappy’s their second Edinburgh Comedy Award nomination for Best Show. Full of sketches, songs and silliness – and fresh from a sell-out national tour – catch the latest show from ‘one of the finest…

The Nettle

A tale of two snails and a nettle. Also features ants, woodlice and a spider.

Written & Animated by Gareth Morinan (gmorinan.com)
Illustrated by Adela Pickles (vimeo.com/adela)
Animation consultant: Martin Pickles (martinpickles.com)
Voiced by:
John Henry Falle (@BetaMaleJH)
Dec Munro (@decmunro)
Darren Maskell (@DarrenMaskell)
Jo Selby (joselby.com)

The Book of Mormon

The Broadway hit musical officially opened in the West End last night.Performances in the run up to opening night, including last week’s Comic Relief gala, have been attended by a host of special guests, and the response has been fantastic. Here’s a few of the tweets:   @scott_mills – The actual Prime Minister was there…

Latitude Festival

      Latitude, the UK’s favourite multi-arts festival, and winner of the 2012 Best Family Festival Award, is proud to reveal the first line-up announcements for the eighth edition. The festival takes place from Thursday 18th to Sunday 21st July 2013 in the idyllic surroundings of Henham Park, Suffolk.   First to headline Latitude’s magnificent Obelisk Arena on the Friday will be Bloc Party, whose recent…

UCL Debate

UCLU Debating Society and Comedy Blogedy present:   This House Believes That Political Correctness Has Gone Mad – In Support of Comic Relief   “You look like you’re ready for bed!” said the Duke of Edinburgh on a state visit to the President of Nigeria, who was wearing traditional robes. Political Correctness, a duty and protection…

The Book of Mormon: Comic Relief Gala Performance

On Wednesday 13th March, cast members of The Book of Mormon Did Something Funny for Money as they hosted a celebrity VIP gala performance of the new musical to help raise money for Red Nose Day. All ticket sales to high profile Comic Relief supporters, as well as the public, from this evening’s Gala performance were donated to Red…

UCL Debate

UCLU Debating Society and Comedy Blogedy present:   This House Believes That Political Correctness Has Gone Mad – In Support of Comic Relief   “You look like you’re ready for bed!” said the Duke of Edinburgh on a state visit to the President of Nigeria, who was wearing traditional robes. Political Correctness, a duty and protection…

Hook: A Weirdos Comedy Production

In December 2012, Weirdos Comedy produced a spectacular production of the Steven Spielberg’s 1991 film ‘Hook’ at Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club. The cast was full of the comedy circuit’s rising stars and the production raised £4,360 for Great Ormond Street Hospital.  Hook: A Weirdos Comedy Production Based on the film ‘Hook’ by Stevo Spielberg…