Interviews with comedians, comedy reviews, Perfect Playlists and other comedy features, all collected in one place.
Mon 15 August 2016
Win Boy Meets Girl DVD
Series 2 out today
15/08/2016 … The second series of BBC Two sitcom Boy Meets Girl is released on DVD today – and we have five copies to give away.
Tue 02 August 2016
If my show's not good by now, there's really no excuse...
Mark Watson talks to Tommy Holgte
02/08/2016 … So, the Fringe is imminent.
Mon 01 August 2016
Edinburgh Fringe: Our 10x10s
Previewing just a few of the festival shows
01/08/2016 … Ten Australians Ten Fringe institutions Ten award-winners Ten political shows Ten former Chortle Student competitors Ten comics as seen on TV Ten acts over 60 Ten acts with famous parents Ten shows in the theatre section Ten acts from elsewhere in the EU.
Win Stewart Lee's new book and gig tickets
Content Provider out this week
01/08/2016 … Stewart Lee's new book, Content Provider is out this week – and we have six copies to give away, plus six pairs of tickets to see his forthcoming tour of the same name.
Fri 29 July 2016
Thu 28 July 2016
Edinburgh 10x10: Award winners
9. Ten comics with silverware – or at least acrylic – to prove their worth
28/07/2016 … A total of 65 comedy shows this Fringe use the phrase ‘award-winning’, though most fail to mention exactly what award they’ve won.
Wed 27 July 2016
Edinburgh 10x10: Fringe institutions
8.Ten legends of the festival
27/07/2016 … It wouldn't be the same without them.
Tue 26 July 2016
‘Canadian’ or ‘black’ isn’t a personality...
Comedy writer Andrew Ellard on his new show
26/07/2016 … What’s the idea behind Outsiders? There are two brilliant ideas – I can say that since they weren’t mine.