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Nish Kumar interview

Nish Kumar interview

"I think I’ve got a point of view, I think that’s it. That’s all I would say, is that I know my brain, and how I react to things; and I think, I feel like in the last year I’ve worked out what that means on stage for me."…

Katherine Ryan interview

"There are girls in Nigeria who can't go to school without being abducted. Here, you actually have a choice to put your tits away. And, well, maybe you should.”…

New Act Of The Month: Sammy Dobson

New Act Of The Month: Sammy Dobson

"As I approached the stage for my five minutes one of the audience showed me the knife in his coat and whispered ‘you’d better be fucking funny’. My arse has never sweated like it before or since."…

Caitlin Moran talks Raised By Wolves

Caitlin Moran talks Raised By Wolves

Caitlin Moran talks working-class sitcoms, revisiting her childhood for her new show, Raised By Wolves, and more. …

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Women on panel shows

Women on panel shows

"They go up on stage and you can see the whole room going: Oh, fuck! It’s going to be tampons and ‘my boyfriend’. And then the comic has got to pull the room back and that is just the way things are."…

Why is TV comedy satirically destitute?

Why is TV comedy satirically destitute?

Tiernan Douieb on the death of political satirical on British TV.…

Two women walk into a comedy club…

Two women walk into a comedy club…

Helen Keeler on her experiences of sexism in comedy. …

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Funny Way To Be welcome Mock The Week star

Funny Way To Be welcome Mock The Week star

The one-liner comic comes to Barnard Castle on Saturday 25 April. …

Rob Gilroy Column View all

In praise of Inside No. 9

In praise of Inside No. 9

"Every episode manages to lodge itself in your subconscious; repeatedly flashing up in your mind like a terrifying memory you’ve tried to suppress."…

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Podcast: 24 Minutes Of Funny Team #10

Podcast: 24 Minutes Of Funny Team #10

"Mat forgets completely his name is actually John. There's a cliffhanger for you."…

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Podcast: John Scott’s Sod The Tories #14

Podcast: John Scott’s Sod The Tories #14

Episode 14 of the comedy podcast-cum-panel show Sod The Tories, hosted by comedian John Scott and…

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Podcast: All Killa No Filla #10

Podcast: All Killa No Filla #10

Episode ten looks at the Milwaukee Monster, Jeffrey Dahmer. Find out what "Doing a Dahmer" entails, how Jeff spent his prom and hear just how ropey Rachel's Roland Rat impressions is.…