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22 July 2016

Emma Sidi discusses her new show 'Telenovela'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I would be sassy and say 'they can expect the unexpected, baby', but whatever, I'll just tell you. ...

22 July 2016

Erich McElroy talks about his new show 'Electile Dysfunction'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I go for funny. With a touch of politics. But still going funny first. Which comedians have been your biggest ...

22 July 2016

Laura Lexx discusses her new show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? This year I'm talking about some much more serious stuff than usual, but not in a serious way. ...

21 July 2016

Ben Van Der Velde discusses his new show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? A mixture of silliness, bad anthropology, friendly audience interaction, story-telling and one extremely bad pun that I'm disproportionately ...

21 July 2016

Aatif Nawaz discusses his new show at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Please tell us about your brand of comedy - what can audiences expect? Brands are really formal. I've never really thought of myself as a brand. I just try and ...

21 July 2016

Comedian Abi Roberts discusses her new show 'Anglichanka'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? When you come and see my shows, you're getting a 'show'. Expect high energy riffs, unexpected impressions, vocal stings, ...

21 July 2016

Glenn Moore discusses his new show 'Glengarry Glen Glenn'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? Lots of slightly odd, off-beat jokes that are a bit different. I'd like people to leave my show ...

21 July 2016

Ever Mainard discusses her new show 'Let Me Be Your Main Man'

Tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My brand of comedy is very loose, off the cuff and at times absurd. I love to talk ...

21 July 2016

Comedian Elliot Steel discusses his new show 'Netflix 'n' Steel'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? My style of comedy is anecdotal and observational but I also enjoy just being silly on stage. I ...

20 July 2016

Comedian Darren Walsh discusses his new show 'S'pun'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I've been told it's very silly. The jokes are all very short, so it would probably suit audiences ...

20 July 2016

Comedian Chris Stokes discusses his new show The Man Delusion

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? It's unassuming and quite low-key. I look at social misconceptions and human behaviour as well as tell ...

20 July 2016

Comedian Anna Morris discusses her new show It's Got to be Perfect

Please tell us about your brand of comedy- what can audiences expect? I'm a character comedian - so I create naturalistic but ridiculous female characters, my most popular being a ...

19 July 2016

Claire Sweeney exclusive interview - Playing Baroness Bomburst in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang

Gearing up to step into the much-loved role of Baroness Bomburst in the 2016-17 UK and Ireland tour of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Claire Sweeney has got an exciting few ...

15 July 2016

Hear Sheridan Smith on Funny Girl album sampler

Sheridan Smith has made her triumphant return to the stage as Fanny Brice in Funny Girl, and now an album sampler for the show has been released ahead of the ...
12 July 2016

Sara Pascoe, ‘Animal’ Review at The Lowry

I first came across Sara Pascoe in Mock of the Week and Russell Howard's Stand Up Central. She caught my attention because she looks at the world a little differently ...

12 July 2016

Exclusive interview with John Robins

What can audiences expect form your new show? They can expect a live version of our podcast and Radio X show, which I thoroughly recommend they check out so they're ...

8 July 2016

Ariana Grande to play Penny in Hairspray TV special

Ariana Grande is the latest name to be linked to the cast of an American special television event, stepping into the role of Hairspray's Penny. Taking to her Twitter account ...
5 July 2016

True Blood to become Broadway musical

It may not have been on the small screen for a couple of years now, but True Blood is a show that still has people talking and now, Oscar-winning screenwriter ...
28 June 2016

Agatha Christie's The Mousetrap review, Opera House Manchester

Is one truly a fan of murder mystery if one has never picked up an Agatha Christie novel? I'd like to think so, as I'm ashamed to say I'm one ...

23 June 2016

Bridget Everett discusses her UK debut

Bridgett Everett, is about to star in the show of the same name at the Soho Theatre in London from Monday 18th- Saturday 30th July. We caught up with her ...

20 June 2016

Hannah Norris discusses her new role in CUT

CUT is part installation, part theatre poem, part noir thriller. The audience will be sealed in an atmospheric Vault under the Waterloo railway arches and will be transported deep into ...

17 June 2016

Rufus Hound is Toad in new musical adaptation of The Wind in the Willows

Jamie Hendry and MJE Productions, in association with Theatre Royal Plymouth, have today (June 17) announced the casting for major new musical theatre adaptation of The Wind in the Willows. ...
17 June 2016

11 Things I want people to know about me by Jennie Buckman

During her time at London Guildhall and as RADA's Head of Acting, Jennie Buckman taught some of the UK's finest actors including Daniel Craig, Tom Hiddleston, Ben Whishaw (see the ...
17 June 2016

Jamie Raven's weird fan requests

Jamie Raven was asked to send a fan a pair of used underwear. The 'Britain's Got Talent' magician - who was runner-up in last year's series - has received some strange ...

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