Live Comedy

16 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Matt Rees

Jordan Brookes. I started stand up the same time as Jordan in Cardiff. His clowning is fearless, hilarious and unforgettable. He was nominated for best show last year so this ...

15 July 2018

10 things that make me laugh by Yianni Agisilaou

Technology. On the one hand I can stream any song I want any time I want, which is great. On the other hand, my 70 year old Mum now calls ...

14 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Luke Rollason

I love to laugh. Almost everything in life makes me laugh, so this was a hard list to write. My job as a "comedian" is being an idiot onstage, so ...

14 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Myq Kaplan

Sometimes I’ll get a phone call from a loved one and we’ll talk for a while. The conversation will end with me saying things like “Talk to you later! I ...

13 July 2018

7 Things that make me laugh by Steve Bugeja

I very rarely laugh at stand-up comedy anymore, I’ve spent so much time watching it that I’ve completely rewired my brain to analyse the mechanics of each and every joke, ...

13 July 2018

7 Things that make me laugh by comedian Jacob Hawley

One of my friends nagged me for years to watch it, telling me its the best television show ever made. Eventually I did, and he was right, obviously, but i ...

13 July 2018

7 things that make Harry and Chris laugh

Each other - most of our material comes out of things that we just find funny. We’ll usually come across a topic (eg. scientists struggling to impregnate pandas), then chat ...

13 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Chris Henry

Farts. Top of the list. Especially if its during exercise. If I have to explain this, there is something wrong with you or you are lying to yourself. Cats falling ...

13 July 2018

Faye Treacy: 6 Things that make me laugh

My best friend Fiona can make me laugh like no one else. I love pure honest unashamed self-analysis. The mates you can talk about getting your ass crack waxed with ...

12 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by comedian Richard Todd

I don't laugh very readily, I tend to smile enthusiastically, but the following things made me add audio to my crescent of pearly off-whites. Gogol's Diary of a Madman. I ...

12 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by comedian William Andrews

She has a name and it’s Anna Crilly. She makes me laugh, endlessly - I mean I suppose that’s her job - (not within the marriage). She’s a comedy actor ...

12 July 2018

Q and A with Ed Gamble

A startling and important insight into what it takes to be a man in 2018, examined through the prism of existentialist theory and post colonialist art. But if I can’t ...

12 July 2018

Lolly Jones: 10 Things that make me laugh

This Country (Daisy Cooper is the don) Brexit negotiations I’m not proud of this but me and my flatmate quote 2016’s Celebrity Big Brother non-stop. It was a vintage year: ...

11 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Owen Roberts

My six year old co-writer. I have let a six year old child write my Edinburgh show this year, and she is bloody hilarious, not always intentionally granted, but she ...

11 July 2018

Bryony Twydle: 10 Things that make me laugh

Riverdance has long been a favourite in the Twydle household - we’ve seen it six times - and it’s become a tradition at parties that we play the music and ...

10 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by David McIver

This is a lovely piece of character comedy by Joe Wengert, who plays the manager of a frozen yoghurt shop. Useless authority figures with no self-awareness is one of my ...

10 July 2018

Rhys Nicholson: 10 Things that make me laugh

There is a particular type of older woman in show business that all gay men gravitate towards. Behind every gay man is a loud, powerful woman shouting “Sing out Louise”. ...

9 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Charlie Partridge

Sarah Kendall’s told some absolutely beautiful stories about growing up in smalltown Australia in this Radio 4 series. The feelings of adolescent awkwardness and frequent naivety in having to confront ...

9 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Douglas Walker

Here are 10 things that make me laugh. I wasn't sure if this meant 10 comedians/TV shows/films etc, or 10 things in day to day life, so I've done a ...

8 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Hardeep Singh Kohli

My answers are as follows. Asking a comedian what they find funny is not as straightforward as it might seem. Like a chef, we pick through the food and either ...

8 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Stephen Bailey

Corrie is my not-so-guilty pleasure! I’ll watch it proudly on catch up on the train to gigs! Sally Webster to me is one of the funniest characters. It’s just that ...

7 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Kieran Hodgson

There's a bit in this classic episode of Fawlty Towers where Polly is trying to explain to Basil that the chef, Kurt, is drunk, but does it with the most ...

7 July 2018

10 Things that make me laugh by Archie Maddocks

Old West Indians – The mix of plucky determination and oftentimes outward distain for any and everybody has always been hilarious to me. And, as is the case with my ...

6 July 2018

Luca Cupani: 10 Things that make me laugh

My name is Luca Cupani, I am a comedian and I am always looking for the entertaining side of life. I love to laugh (and to make people laugh), because ...