Turtle Canyon Comedy

Turtle Canyon Comedy, an independent comedy production company based at Pinewood Studios, was officially formed in 2012 by stand-up comedian Stuart Laws. They are celebrating their first full year and are proud to announce a new online sketch starring Jessie Cave, Sarah Daykin and Lou Sanders: The world of comedy is an interesting and uncertain…

Interview with Doctor Brown

Doctor Brown (Philip Burgers) is an internationally award-winning comedy sensation. Having trained at the Ecole Philippe Gaulier in Paris and the Nouveau Clown Institue with Jango Edwards in Barcelona, Doctor Brown has gone on to perform all over the world. Doctor Brown’s awards include the Foster’s Edinburgh Comedy Award for ‘Best Show’ (2012), the Total…

Punchline at the Usher Hall

Usher Hall, Lothian Road, Edinburgh EH1 2EA Friday 8th March 2013 8pm Recommended 16+ £18/ £16 concessions / £10 students / £12 ‘Early Bird ‘offer until 8th February 0131 228 1155 / www.punchline-comedy.com   In 2012, a brand new comedy night extravaganza took Edinburgh by storm and has now firmly placed itself as one of…

Sarah Kendall: Get Up, Stand-Up at Soho Theatre

Sarah Kendall Get Up, Stand-Up Tuesday 5th – Saturday 9th February at 9:15pm, Soho Theatre Perrier Award Nominee Time Out London Comedy Award Nominee Herald Angel Award Winner Three Weeks Editors’ Award Winner   In 2004, Kendall became the first comedienne to be nominated for the Perrier Award in almost a decade. She played a…

Interview with Fern Brady

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? Fern Brady: Since May 2010. Comedy Blogedy: How would you describe your comedy? Fern Brady: It’s quite consistently described as dark but I don’t necessarily see it that way. To be honest, I think it’s far more sinister when comedians consistently do elitist, classist material that mocks…

Interview with Kerry Godliman

Kerry Godliman is an actress and stand-up comedian, co-starring opposite Ricky Gervais in his new comedy drama ‘Derek’, on Channel 4. She will also make a lead appearance in ‘Our Girl’ alongside Lacey Turner for the BBC and has a guest lead in the new series ‘Frankie’ also for the BBC later next year. As…

NATYS Final

Paul F Taylor was named the Top of The Bill act for 2013, gaining the majority vote from an industry panel that included comedienne Jenny Eclair, Comedy Store owner Don Ward and Harry Hill’s TV Burp script writer, Brenda Gilhooly. Taylor made it through auditions of over 175 acts, each with 2-3 years’ experi- ence…

Interview with Dane Baptiste

Dane Baptiste is a stand up comedian, who won acclaim on the urban circuit performing alongside some of its biggest stars. Since moving over to the mainstream circuit he has risen up the ranks quickly achieving notable success in numerous comedy competitions and is now a regular at some of the country’s most famous venues.…