Interview with Chris Joyce

CB: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? CJ: I did my first stand-up gig in July last year, to a packed room at the Bedford in Balham (any regular of that night will find the fact it was packed astounding but it was).  I did a few predictable jokes about being tall then…

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 Rob Rouse

Rob Rouse is an award winning comedian on tour around the U.K. with his new show Life Sentences. Rob has also previously appeared on 8 Out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave), Spoons (Channel 4), The Friday Night Project (Channel 4), Celebrity Juice (ITV2), and Sean Lock’s 15 Storeys High (BBC2),…

Interview with Miranda Hennessy

Miranda Hennessy is a comedian, actor and writer. Having just returned from the Edinburgh Fringe with her sketch group Hennessy & Friends, Miranda, David Seymour and Stephen Shapland are set to perform their debut sketch and character comedy show at the Leicester Square Theatre on 4th October. The show is a hilarious whirlwind of ageing…

Interview with Jacinta Hunter

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? Jacinta Hunter: I started gigging a little over a year ago but only very occasionally. I just started gigging more regularly in the past month or so. Comedy Blogedy: How would you describe your comedy? Jacinta Hunter: I always find this question difficult to answer! I…

Interview with Michael Sterrett

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? Michael Sterrett: I’ve been going since October 2011 so I’m fast approaching a year in stand up. Comedy Blogedy: How would you describe your comedy? Michael Sterrett: Well, I tend to get tagged with ‘dark’. I was under the misapprehension that everyone had dreadful unhealthy…

Interview with David McAndrew

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? David McAndrew: I did my first open spot in November 2008 and it was a complete disaster – microphone too near my mouth, too drunk, too much swearing, lack of quality, material and practice. What also added to my nerves was that the room had…

Ryan Withers

Interview with Ryan Withers

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up?

Ryan Withers: Good thanks. I mean 4 years. Sorry I’m such an idiot.

Comedy Blogedy: How would you describe your comedy?

Ryan Withers: It’s kinda silly, I like doing big fun theatrical stand-up shows but make them weird. What’s with all the questions, what is this a Comedy Blogedy interview?