Chris Ramsey: ‘The funniest thing that shouldn’t be funny: People falling over’
From Billy Connolly to Shaun Of The Dead, the comedian reveals the things that make him laugh the mostBilly Connolly’s incontinence pants routine from his Audience With Billy Connolly. It was the first one I absolutely died laughing at. It’s about a young lad putting these incontinence t... [Read More]
Chris Ramsey: ‘The funniest thing that shouldn’t be funny: People falling over’
From Billy Connolly to Shaun Of The Dead, the comedian reveals the things that make him laugh the mostBilly Connolly’s incontinence pants routine from his Audience With Billy Connolly. It was the first one I absolutely died laughing at. It’s about a young lad putting these incontinence t... [Read More]
Edinburgh festival planner: three shows to see today
At the festival but not sure which tickets to book? Try one, two or all three of the picks in this itinerary Full list of our recommended Edinburgh shows10.05am Summerhall (until 26 August) Continue reading...... [Read More]
Edinburgh festival planner: three shows to see today
At the festival but not sure which tickets to book? Try one, two or all three of the picks in this itinerary Full list of our recommended Edinburgh shows10.05am Summerhall (until 26 August) Continue reading...... [Read More]
Edinburgh festival planner: three shows to see today
At the festival but not sure which tickets to book? Try one, two or all three of the picks in this itinerary Full list of our recommended Edinburgh shows10.05am Summerhall (until 26 August) Continue reading...... [Read More]
Edinburgh festival planner: three shows to see today
At the festival but not sure which tickets to book? Try one, two or all three of the picks in this itinerary Full list of our recommended Edinburgh shows10.05am Summerhall (until 26 August) Continue reading...... [Read More]
Norris and Parker review – cannibals and secretaries in skilful sketches
Kate Norris and Sinead Parker sketch out the desperation of a quarter-life crisis in lurid performance and fine writingAll Edinburgh venues have their ghosts, and in the Pleasance Attic I’m haunted by the sister double-act Toby, who scored a distinctive dark-comic hit here five years ago. Kati... [Read More]
Nish Kumar review – smart skewering from Britain's cheery clown-preacher
Pleasance Courtyard, EdinburghThe affable comic expertly blends comedy and commentary in a routine that snipes unpityingly at Britain’s political classOne of the worst things about Brexit, says Nish Kumar, was its timing, five weeks before the fringe. Bridget Christie had to rewrite her set fr... [Read More]
Six is the loneliest number: why tiny comedy crowds are no fun for anyone
Stepping before an audience the size of a football team must make every comic’s soul shrivel – and the experience is no less agonising for those watchingThere’s no feeling quite like it. I arrive at the Edinburgh festival’s Assembly Roxy venue to see Sam Campbell – dire... [Read More]
Donald Glover Reportedly Expected To Play A Young Lando Calrissian In ‘Star Wars’ Spinoff
As Donald Glover gets ready for the premiere of his newest series coming to FX, Atlanta, the comedian & actor is now being connected to a Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ Spin-Off. That’s right, we might be seeing Glover in space as a young Lando Calrissian. Now that Han Solo’s Sta... [Read More]