Interview with Dan Schreiber

Dan Schreiber is a comedian, writer, producer and presenter. Dan was brought up in Hong Kong and Australia before moving to England, where at just 19 he became a question writer for the BBC TV series QI. Dan is the co-creator and producer of BBC Radio 4’s highly successful ‘The Museum of Curiosity’, which started…

Interview with Barry Ferns

Barry Ferns is a stand up comedian, writer, director and actor. Barry also runs and regularly hosts the extremely successful, Time Out recommended and free comedy night Angel Comedy in Islington. As a stand up comedian he has won the Comedy Store New Act competition, and been a finalist in five national stand-up competitions. His…

Interview with Al Lubel

Al Lubel is a “terrifically funny comedian” according to David Letterman, and Jerry Seinfeld has stated that Al has one of the best jokes he has ever heard. Al started off as a lawyer (to please his mum) and became a comedian to please himself (which did not please his mum). After graduating from law…

Interview with Michael Che

Critics and audiences agree, NY-based writer and stand-up comedian Michael Che is a star on the rise and a shooting star at that. This year he has already been named as one of Rolling Stone’s 50 Funniest People in 2013. Michael Che makes his Edinburgh Festival debut this year with his hour long show ‘Michael…

Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards

Many congratulations to all the nominees and winners of the Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2013. If you’re interested in finding out some insights into their comedy, then check out these audio and video interviews with Sara Shulman. More interviews from the Edinburgh Festival can be found at youtube.com/comedyblogedy as well as on the Comedy Blogedy podcast.…

Interview with Caroline Rhea

Though she may be best known by many as Aunt Hilda on Sabrina, Caroline Rhea is one of the most accomplished comedians and comedy actresses of her generation. Her last run at the Fringe in 2010 won her great reviews, as well as a growing British fan-base, and she returns this year with another fresh…