Live Comedy

31 October 2017

The Rise Of Improvised Comedy By Sarah Powell

It’s a Thursday evening and I am sitting in a room above a pub, next to a lady I’ve never met before. I am pulling imaginary things out of an ...
10 October 2017

Review: The Comedy Store, Warrington, October 2017

Well it’s that time of year again- the nights are darker and the weather has taken a turn for the worst- so we all need a giggle. Thankfully, that is ...
13 September 2017

[Exclusive] Bianca Del Rio Reveals 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Her…

Bianca Del Rio is without a doubt one of the most enigmatic and successful drag personalities in the world. Winning the sixth season of critically-acclaimed reality competition series RuPaul’s Drag ...

21 August 2017

Daliso Chaponda Reveals The Inspiration For His New Show

Simple guide to having videos of yourself on the internet, don’t read the comments!  20 messages of sycophantic adulation and one “he’s terrible” will ruin your day.  It’s like reading ...

18 August 2017

Rachelle Elie Discusses The Inspiration For Her New Show

For the last 15 years I have been creating and touring one-woman comedy character shows such as Joe: The Perfect Man (Outstanding Comedy Award, Ottawa Fringe) and Big Girls Don’t Cry (Best in Fest, ...

14 August 2017

Marysia Trembecka Discusses Her New Shows At The Edinburgh Fringe Festival

It’s absurd that a woman’s “worth” is still inextricably linked with her beauty, youth and child bearing potential.  Yet this was something I found as a successful City trader. In ...

14 August 2017

How Not To Kill Yourself For 30 Days… And The Next 330 By Annie Sertich

I'm an actor/writer from Los Angeles (Main Company member of the world-famous Groundlings Theatre, HBOs Silicon Valley, Curb Your Enthusiasm, Lionsgate Dirty 30 film) coming to the Fringe for the ...

7 August 2017

Joanne Ryan Discusses Her New Show 'Eggsistentialism'

Joanne Ryan based her new show Eggsistentialism on her comical journey to decide if she should have a baby. Here she discusses the show and why, despite all the best-intentioned advice, we ...

4 August 2017

Little Soldier Discuss Their New Show 'De-railed'

Three years ago we decided that we wanted to make a show about politics and Rock and Roll. Just like that, no further agenda. We wanted to speak about what ...

4 August 2017

Rosie Wilby Shares The Inspiration For Her New Show 'Conscious Uncoupling'

In early January 2011, I was dumped by email. It seemed like such an abrupt and brutal way to end a long-term relationship. I'd always assumed that those conversations had ...

4 August 2017

Danny O'Brien Reveals The Inspiration For His New Show 'RaconTour'

Danny O’Brien discusses his new show RaconTour about his search for his missing father and talks about the hilarious and awkward family moments his quest entailed. What is RaconTour about, ...

1 August 2017

God Is A Woman By Sara Hirsch

I’m Sara. According to my twitter profile I’m a poet, a performer and a feminist, but for the next month, apparently, I will also be answering to ‘God’. I’m playing ...

31 July 2017

Bernie Keith Reveals His Inspiration For 'Life Without A Sat Nav'

Having been a very minor one for the best part of 30 years, I’ve long thought there’s something pathetic about being a local celebrity. Even before I entered local radio, ...

31 July 2017

Marcus Monroe Reveals The Inspiration For His New Show 'The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe'

“The Rise and Fall of Marcus Monroe” is a show I think everyone who has ever had a dream can relate to.  It’s about those ideas and dreams you had ...

30 July 2017

Sophie Willan Discusses Her New Show 'Branded'

SOPHIE WILLAN’S NEW STAND UP SHOW ‘BRANDED’ WILL BE AT THE PLEASANCE COURTYARD BUNKER 2 FOR THE MONTH OF AUGUST SO WE CAUGHT UP WITH HER TO FIND OUT WHAT ...

29 July 2017

Sara Schaefer Discusses Her New Show 'Little White Box'

Sara Schaefer’s stand up show ‘Little White Box’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard – That for the month of August so we caught up with her to talk more ...

28 July 2017

Boris & Sergey’s One Man Extravaganza

Master puppeteers Henry Maynard and Dylan Tate are the men behind Fringe favourites, puppets Boris and Sergey.  Both come from fine puppetry heritage and have worked on puppetry greats including ...

28 July 2017

Francesco De Carlo Discusses His New Show 'Comfort Zone'

Francesco De Carlo moved to Britain just as the UK voted leave in the EU Referendum. He talks about his new show Comfort Zone, his experiences in the UK and ...

28 July 2017

Kwame Asante Talks About His New Show 'Open Arms'

Junior doctor Kwame Asante won the Chortle Student Award in 2012 and now, after two years of working as a doctor, he’s raring to give comedy some real attention. He ...

28 July 2017

Rachel Jackson Discusses Her New Show 'Bunny Boiler'

Rachel Jackson’s stand up show “Bunny Boiler’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard Bunker 1 for the month of August so we caught up with her to talk more about ...

27 July 2017

Pippa Evans Discusses Her New Show 'Joy Provision'

Pippa Evans new comedy show ‘Joy Provision!” will be at the Pleasance Courtyard Cabaret Bar for the month of August so we caught up with her to find out what ...

26 July 2017

Phil Nichol Discusses His New Show 'Your Wrong'

Phil Nichol’s new stand up show ‘Your Wrong’ will be at the Monkey Barrel – Headroom for the month of August so we caught up with him to find out ...

25 July 2017

John Hastings Reveals His Inspiration For His New Show 'Audacity'

I started without any "inspiration" for the first time. I am a fart and music storyteller so usually, I have something happen or a topic that I really want to ...

25 July 2017

Why I Wrote A Show About Cabbage By Lucy Pearman

Six years ago I found a picture of an old painting in a magazine. It was of a maid standing in a vegetable patch, holding a cabbage with a quote underneath ...

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