March 2015 Features
Interviews with comedians, comedy reviews, Perfect Playlists and other comedy features, all collected in one place.
Wed 25 March 2015
The best of British at the Melbourne comedy festival
25/03/2015 … The world's second biggest comedy festival after Edinburgh kicks off in Melbourne today.
Student Comedy Award: Watch all the heat winners
Our first 13 semi-finalists
25/03/2015 … Warwick: Sean TurnerDurham: Joe HollingworthDublin: Cilléin Farrell Belfast: Luke McGibbonSouthampton: Aidan PittmanCambridge: Ted HillLeeds: Bennet Kavanagh Bristol: Eitan Badouk Epstein as KlausLiverpool: Liam CookCarmarthern: Jude MeyerGlasgow: Stuart McPhersonLondon: Adrian GrayUxbridge: Andy Field .
Mon 23 March 2015
I refused to refer to a 'flood of immigrants'
Dara O Briain and Ed Byrne tell Jay Richardson how their background informed their epic American trip
23/03/2015 … Ed Byrne and Dara O Briain first bonded backstage in Dublin, 'bitching about other Irish comedians'.
Wed 18 March 2015
Chortle awards 2015: Watch the highlights
Videos of the presentations
18/03/2015 … Event of the year Collected by Terry Jones for the Monty Python reunion gigs.
Tue 17 March 2015
'People are disappointed if we don't deliver something horrible'
Reece Shearsmith and Steve Pemberton on Inside No 9
17/03/2015 … Collecting the Chortle Award for best TV show last night, Inside No 9 co-creator Reece Shearsmith expressed surprise at winning a public vote: ‘Our things are not constructed to be liked by anyone,’ he joked.
Wed 11 March 2015
Our pick of the Glasgow comedy festival
11/03/2015 … The Glasgow International Comedy Festival starts tomorrow, with more than 400 shows at 46 venues.
Fri 06 March 2015
The BBC rejected it as they already had a sitcom with women in it...
Caitlin Moran on her C4 show Raised By Wolves
06/03/2015 … Tell us about Raised By WolvesMe and my sister Caz were part of a family of eight children who were home educated on a Wolverhampton council estate.
Tue 03 March 2015
'A whirlwind of optimism, ideals and wearing his heart on his sleeve'
Tobias Persson pays tribute to his late agent, Mick Taylor
03/03/2015 … The man quit his job and sold his house to become my comedy manager.