Interview with In Cahoots

Interview with Paul G Raymond and Luke Manning CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? IC: As In Cahoots, we’ve been gigging since February 2012. We’ve been doing improvised comedy since the end of 2011, when our improv troupe, Shoot From The Hip, got a weekly residency at The Top Secret Comedy Club…

Interview with Heydon Zak

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? HZ: I’ve been gigging for just under a year, it’s been a great experience so far, lots of highs and lows. I’ll never forget that great feeling once I’d done my first gig, it was great. CB: How would you describe your comedy? HZ: Story telling…

Interview with John Hastings

John Hastings is an award-winning stand-up comedian. Having started performing stand-up comedy in 2006, Hastings has since performed all over his native country Canada and around the world. In 2010, Hastings won the Best Newcomer Award at the Just for Laughs Festival in Montreal and has been nominated for a Canadian Comedy award in the category of…

Interview with Guilt & Shame

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? Rob: Five years. I used to do the free fringe with comedian Carrie Quinlan before working on G&S. Feels like longer. Gabe: Thirty. My life is one big joke. Only joking. Me and Rob started G&S about three years ago and I’d never done live comedy…

Interview with Sofie Hagen

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? SH: I did comedy for the first time on June 22nd, 2010. CB: How would you describe your comedy? SH: I wouldn’t. I would try very hard to dodge that question. Oh well. I guess… It’s personal. Storytelling, but more punch’y. I’m getting closer to actually…

Interview with Catasha

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in comedy? Catasha: I have been at it about 6 years now in a very lackadaisical manner. I didn’t realize that until I found this fossilized piece of paper with a date on it from some of my first material. Doesn’t feel like it’s been that long.…

Exclusive Interview with Cardinal Burns

Cardinal Burns are a multi award-winning sketch and character duo consisting of Seb Cardinal and Dustin Demri-Burns. After the first series of their sketch show ‘Cardinal Burns’ aired on E4 in 2012, they received three British Comedy Awards nominations in 2012 – the most-ever for first-time nominees – eventually walking away with Best Sketch Show,…

Interview with Lindsay Sharman

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy?  LS: I did stand-up for three years from 2008 until I had a comedy breakdown (less serious than a proper breakdown) and started channelling all the frustrated lunacy into characters. Now I only perform as myself when I’m compering, otherwise I’m in a monobrow/turban/playing a crumhorn.…