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Ade Edmondson on life after Rik Mayall

Ade Edmondson on life after Rik Mayall

"I have never laughed as hard as I have writing with Rik. His death is just enormous."…

Noel Fielding: Making TV comedy is ‘like an assault course’

"In television, there are so many things between you making a joke and the audience seeing it."…

Sara Pascoe on her new tour, Page 3, being honest with audiences

Sara Pascoe on her new tour, Page 3, being honest with audiences

"There’s nothing you can’t tell to an audience - because they’re all people who’ve had lives. The only thing they don’t want to watch is someone who’s really angry or out of control.”…

Richard Herring interview

Richard Herring interview

"Touring a show that other people have written and raking in cash - nah. I’d rather be paid nothing to do something I love."…

Ian McLaughlin on his new comedy play Good Timin’

Ian McLaughlin on his new comedy play Good Timin’

Following a successful run at the Edinburgh Fringe, with a nice review from The Scotsman…

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“I’ll strip for cash!”

“I’ll strip for cash!”

John Cooper on turning his comic strip into a Kickstarter comedy calendar.…

The story of an opportunist and two wannabes…

The story of an opportunist and two wannabes…

So, York. You know all about it? Big churches? Vikings? Chocolate? All valid things people know about York. International pop competitions?…

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A comedy show about finding your dad

A comedy show about finding your dad

Newcastle's Live Theatre is welcoming back Ian Mclaughlin’s debut show, Good Timin’, from Wednesday 15 to Saturday 25 October.…

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Rob Gilroy: Reality vs Fiction

Rob Gilroy: Reality vs Fiction

I was watching The Apprentice last night – I know, I know, I should be writing…

21 Questions View all

Podcast: Lee Kyle’s 21 Questions – with Seymour Mace

Podcast: Lee Kyle’s 21 Questions – with Seymour Mace

Lee Kyle chats to the Ideal and Hebburn star about all manner of nonsense.…

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Podcast: John Scott’s Sod The Tories #10

Podcast: John Scott’s Sod The Tories #10

Episode 10 of the comedy podcast-cum-panel show Sod The Tories, hosted by comedian John Scott and recorded at The Stand Comedy Club in Newcastle in front of a live audience.…

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Play: October’s Giggle Beats Comedy Quiz

Play: October’s Giggle Beats Comedy Quiz

Put your comedy knowledge to the test.…