Culture

6 July 2017

Jess Robinson Discusses Her New Show 'Unravelled'

Please tell us about your brand of comedy.   My brand of comedy? I guess it's feel good, huge fun and sometimes a little bit off the wall. I'm an impressionist ...

5 July 2017

Review: La Cage Aux Folles, Liverpool Empire Theatre

I love the film adaptation of the original 1978 Franco-Italian version- The Birdcage, so I was really excited to see La Cage Aux Folles last night at the Liverpool Empire ...
5 July 2017

JoJo Bellini Discusses Her New Show 'Crash-Bang Cabaret'

JoJo Bellini discusses her new show Crash-Bang Cabaret and talks about how she was inspired to overcome adversity after a car crash, using her own personal experience to give advice ...

5 July 2017

Sarah Roy Discusses Her New Play 'Catherine and Anita'

Actress Sarah Roy talks about her new play Catherine & Anita and the mix of challenges and cathartic relief that comes from playing such emotionally-charged characters every night. I remember seeing Cush ...

5 July 2017

Dylan Cole Discusses His New Show 'Blank Tiles'

Writer/performer Dylan Cole discusses his new play Blank Tiles about a former World Scrabble Champion whose memory – and knowledge of over 200,000 words – is being eaten away by Alzheimer’s ...

5 July 2017

Richard Sparks Discusses His New Show Margarita Dreams

Richard Sparks, who has written for comedians such as Rowan Atkinson, has directed Jack Black on stage and is currently adapting a short story by Woody Allen for the LA ...

5 July 2017

Degrees Of Error Discuss Their New Show 'Murder She Didn't Write'

Degrees of Error, the team behind murder-mystery improv Murder She Didn’t Write, talk about their quick-witted show and why improv can uniquely bring the much-loved whodunit genre to life. Murder, ...

5 July 2017

Abigoliah Schamaun Discusses Her New Show 'Namaste, Bitches'

Abigoliah Schamaun talks about how we can achieve balance as she discusses her show Namaste, Bitches and her search to find harmony between her life as a health-obsessed yoga teacher ...

5 July 2017

Laura Jane Foley Discusses Her New Show 'Colours'

‘Colours’ is an exclusive performance featuring the words of Laura-Jane Foley so we caught up with her to find out what audiences can expect.  I first met the composer and ...

5 July 2017

Dane Baptiste Discusses His New Show 'G.O.D'

Dane Baptiste’s new stand up show ‘G.O.D’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard Above at 9pm for the month of August so we caught up with him to find out ...

4 July 2017

Harriet Braine’s Top 10 Musical Comedy Tips

Asides. Those bits where you interrupt yourself mid-song to deliver a bit of talking - for example, to compliment an audience member’s eyebrows, or add an extra anecdote (or a ...

4 July 2017

Why Does The World Love A Drag Queen?

With the massive success of  Rupauls drag race state side, and the rumour of it coming to the UK, we seem to be smitten with all these Amazonian  queens from America. ...

4 July 2017

Jenny Bede Discusses Her New Show 'Eggtime'

Jenny Bede’s new comedy show ‘Eggtime’ will be at the Pleasance Dome for the month of August so we caught up with her to find out more about the woman ...

3 July 2017

Review: The Comedy Store (July) At The Pyramid Arts Centre, Warrington

I haven’t been to The Comedy Store for a while now so I was looking forward to getting back into the swing of things on Saturday night. The show is ...
3 July 2017

A Day In The Life Of Kat Bond

Character comedian, Kat Bond imagines her ultimate fantasy Edinburgh Fringe day...and her worst nightmare day. 8.30 - Have my own en-suite so nip in the shower without a queue. 9am ...

3 July 2017

Jan Ravens Discusses Her New Show 'Difficult Woman'

Jan Ravens' debut Edinburgh show ‘Difficult Woman’ will be at the Gilded Balloon – Dining Room for the month of August so we caught up with her to find out ...

2 July 2017

James Adomian Discusses His New Show 'Lacking In Character'

James Adomian’s debut Edinburgh Fringe comedy show ‘Lacking In Character’ will be at the Gilded Balloon – Sportsman for the month of August so we caught up with him to ...

1 July 2017

Glenn Moore Discusses His New Show 'The Very Best of Belinda Carlisle'

Glenn Moore’s new stand up show ‘The Very Best of Belinda Carlisle’ will be at the Just The Tonic @ The Tron for the month of August so we caught ...

30 June 2017

Terry Alderton Discusses His New Show 'All Crazy Now'

Terry Alderton’s new comedy show ‘All Crazy Now’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard Cabaret Bar for the month of August so we caught up with him for a quick ...

30 June 2017

Eshaan Akbar Discusses His New Show 'Not For Prophet'

Eshaan Akbar’s debut stand up show ‘Not For Prophet’ will be at the Gilded Balloon Turret for the month of August so we caught up with him to get to ...

29 June 2017

Dominic Holland Discusses His New Show 'Eclipsed'

Dominic Holland’s new stand up show ‘Eclipsed’ will be at the Voodoo Rooms Ballroom at 4.40pm for the month of August on the Free Fringe. We caught up with him ...

28 June 2017

Ben Fogg Discusses His New Show 'How I Won Best Newcomer 2017'

Ben Fogg’s debut stand up show ‘How I Won Best Newcomer 2017’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard – Below for the month of August for tickets go to www.edfringe.com. ...

27 June 2017

Andy Daly Discusses His New Show 'Monsters Take Your Questions'

Andy Daly’s debut Edinburgh Fringe Comedy show - Monsters Take Your Questions will be at the Gilded Balloon Wine Bar for the month of August for tickets go to www.edfringe.com. We ...

26 June 2017

Samantha Pressdee Discusses The Inspiration For Her New Show 'Back 2 Basics'

My psychologist Vivienne once said to me “Sometimes compassion is grabbing someone by the scruff of the neck and pulling them out of the fire.” I literally had to do ...