Interview with Tom Lucy

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? TL: I started when I was 16 so just over two years. CB: How would you describe your comedy? TL: I get asked this a lot and I never really know what to say. I just talk about my life and thoughts I’ve had that make…

Interview with Best Boy

Interview with Dan Smith and Charlie Mizon from sketch group Best Boy.  CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? BB: We’ve been gigging since September last year, but writing together for about 3 years; for another sketch group we were part of and collaborating on sketches and one liners for BBC radio.  CB:…

Interview with Andy Storey

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? AS: I was escorted rather forcefully by my elbow to my first gig on the 16th of November 2010. I didn’t want to go. Why would I? I wore a brown suit, black dress zip boots, the kind Elvis wore in the rehearsal sequences in ‘That’s…

Interview with Lateef Lovejoy

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? LL: I have been gigging in comedy as a professional now since 2006 and have to say its’s been a throughly enjoyable experience. It really is a fantastic job and a pleasure to bring so much joy to people CB: How would you describe your comedy?…

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…