Culture

4 August 2016

Q and A with Norris and Parker on their new show 'See You At the Gallows'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? Audiences can expect a sordid soiree full of wild, dark and ridiculous sketches, characters and songs and live ...

4 August 2016

Q and A with Nick Cody on his new show 'Come Get Some'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? A blend of storytelling and observational comedy with a bloke-ish tinge to it. Most importantly though, it's hilarious, which ...

4 August 2016

Q and A with Neil Henry on his new show 'Mindwangler'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? Funny moments that end with impossible happenings. This year the show is called Neil Henry : MINDWANGLER. ...

4 August 2016

Q and A with Michael Griffiths on his new cabaret show 'Cole'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? It's very gentle comedy in my show. First and foremost I sing Cole Porter's songs and explore his ...

4 August 2016

Q and A with comedian JoJo Bellini on her new show 'Kitchen Cabaret'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My brand? Pure joy. A little bit cheeky, a little bit saucy and a whole lot of fabulous! ...

4 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Orlando Baxter on his new show 'Suspensions, Detentions and Summer Vacations'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My brand of humour is very laid back and personal, so audiences can expect to hear a lot ...

4 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Tim Renkow on his new show 'King of the Tramps'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? It's funny! People call me dark so I guess I am. This show is semi political. All though ...
4 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Luke Courtier on his new show 'Lunch'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? Singing. Chatting. A general sense of full bodied mirth. An in depth narrative exploration into precisely why we ...
4 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Henry Maynard on his new show 'Tatterdermalion'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My brand of comedy is absurd and whimsical with a little pathos and darkness thrown in for good ...
3 August 2016

A day in the life of comedian Ed Patrick

If everything happens on one day... Wake up, stare at phone apps for 30mins, put phone down, clap hands and promise to be productive. Spend 20mins more on phone apps. ...

3 August 2016

A day in the life of comedian Elf Lyons

What's a day like in the life of Elf Lyons? For starters, it's glamorous. I wake up in a flat entirely to myself... Not because I own it, or because ...

3 August 2016

A day in the life of comedian Robin Morgan

It's the day before I head up to Edinburgh for the Fringe. It's EdFringe Eve. Tonight I'll leave out goodies (my life savings) and hope that Santa "Five Star" Clause ...

3 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Tom Neenan on his new show 'Vaudeville'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I perform one-man narrative comedy shows usually with a bit of a genres bent. I try and make ...

3 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Ed Aczel on his new show 'Foreign Policy'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My show is anti-comedy - like anti politics it's bad. Although anti comedy is just bad..... Which comedians ...

3 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Taylor Glenn on her new show 'A Billion Days of Parenthood'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? It's been described as feisty, acerbic, thought-provoking, honest, dark, and empathic. It relies on a lot of ...

3 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Danielle Ward on her new show 'Seventeen'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I've never really thought of it as a brand. I just do what I think is funny. Hence ...

3 August 2016

Q and A with comedian JJ Whitehead on his new show 'Fool Disclosure'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? Jokey Jokes and anecdotes. The usual JJ Whitehead fare. I guess what wouldn't go amiss in a good ...

3 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Amee Smith on her new show 'Relax- It's Not About You'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? Audiences can expect me to know what I'm doing. I almost do. It takes a lot of acting ...

2 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Yianni on his new show 'The Simpsons Taught Me Everything I Know'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My usual stand-up is a combination of silly exaggerated examples about relationships, love and how deep down, humans ...

2 August 2016

A day in the life of Showstopper Ruth

As I write this, we're sitting on a train to Edinburgh, surrounded by maple and banana muffins, cheese and celery sandwiches, and coconut seaweed (it's a thing and it's AMAZING. ...

2 August 2016

A day in the life of...comedian Micky Bartlett

Hi there, I'm international comedian and superstar Micky Bartlett. You're welcome... No...wait, that's rubbish. Good afternoon! ...

2 August 2016

A day in the life of comedian Ruby Thomas

'A day in my life' at Edinburgh Festival is different to my usual days, but in many ways its combination of madness, quietness, unpredictability and almost constant weirdness is symbolic ...

2 August 2016

A Fringe Day in the Life of Ed Night

1) Wake up 2) Get off the sofa 3) Remember that you can't go 30 minutes without checking all your social media apps ...

2 August 2016

Q and A with comedian Liz Miele on her new show 'Mind over Melee'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I tell mostly cat jokes ha ha ha. I dunno, I'm observational in a sense. I look ...

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