Interview with Phil Lucas

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? PL: About two and a half years now. CB: How would you describe your comedy? PL: It’s not really stand up because it’s all visual. I use PowerPoint, so everything goes through that. It’s all nonsense ideas really – bad Photoshop, bad music, outdated cultural references, attempts…

Interview with Jody Kamali

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? I have been gigging on and off since 2004 – more regularly since 2010. Though, I did my very first gig at DownStairs at the Kings Head in 1999. CB: How would you describe your comedy? JK: ummmmmm….. well its character based but very physical, clowny,…

Interview with Elizabeth Hotson

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy?  EH: I’ve been gigging since November 2010… with several rather big gaps… CB: How would you describe your comedy?  EH: I’ve gone from straight stand up to character comedy and now it’s kind of a mixture of the two… so me but a surreal version CB:…

Interview with Twayna Mayne

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? TM: 4 years. CB: How would you describe your comedy? TM: Short jokes – deadpan and absurd. CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? TM: Buster Keaton, French and Saunders, Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Sandra Bernhard and Eddie Murphy. CB: Did you always want to go into…

Interview with Andrew Ryan

Andrew Ryan is an Irish comedian, who started gigging in 2008 and is now one of the most exciting emerging talents in comedy and in demand as both an act and an MC at the biggest comedy clubs around the UK and Ireland. Andrew’s quintessentially Irish storytelling abilities and cheeky, friendly demeanour make him a…

Interview with Joz Norris

Joz Norris is a stand-up comedian, character comic, writer and actor based in London. He started working on the stand-up circuit in 2011 and has since become a critically lauded and well-respected figure on the alternative comedy, character and clowning circuits, as well as working prolifically in other media and collaborating frequently with some of…

Interview with Robin and Partridge

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? RP: 5 years. Whoa. CB: How would you describe your comedy? RP: We make fun of people we think are stupid, and then realise it’s us, and we are idiots. Ridiculous idiots. CB: Which comedians influence your comedy? RP: South Park, Chris Morris, The Mighty Boosh,…

Interview with The Twins Macabre

CB: How long have you been gigging in comedy? TM: We’ve performed in many different comedy and improv shows in the past, but as The Twins we have been gigging solidly for the past 2 years. In that time we’ve been really lucky to have filmed sketches for BBC3’s Live at the Electric and performed with some fantastic comedians including Nina…