Joanna Lumley: It's All About Me review – Ab Fab gags and Trump tales
Birmingham Symphony HallThe veteran comic’s enduring ability to captivate a crowd saves a best-of evening that occasionally descends into tediumThey’re a real pop-will-eat-itself phenomenon, these live shows by TV personalities. As with Griff Rhys Jones a few months back, so now with Joa... [Read More]
Joanna Lumley: It's All About Me review – Ab Fab gags and Trump tales
Birmingham Symphony HallThe veteran comic’s enduring ability to captivate a crowd saves a best-of evening that occasionally descends into tediumThey’re a real pop-will-eat-itself phenomenon, these live shows by TV personalities. As with Griff Rhys Jones a few months back, so now with Joa... [Read More]
Griefcast's Cariad Lloyd: 'Laughter? It's about survival. It’s about living'
After her standup success and podcast about death, the comic’s next step was obvious: starring in a cancer-ward romcom It wasn’t, I assume, the toughest decision in the history of casting. Who you gonna call, Finborough theatre, to star in your new play about a comedian and improviser gr... [Read More]
Griefcast's Cariad Lloyd: 'Laughter? It's about survival. It’s about living'
After her standup success and podcast about death, the comic’s next step was obvious: starring in a cancer-ward romcom It wasn’t, I assume, the toughest decision in the history of casting. Who you gonna call, Finborough theatre, to star in your new play about a comedian and improviser gr... [Read More]
Katt Williams’s Team Reportedly Picked The Emmys Over A Court Date, Resulting In Williams Current Warrant
As of now, Katt Williams is currently being held in a Portland jail after he … More The post Katt Williams’s Team Reportedly Picked The Emmys Over A Court Date, Resulting In Williams Current Warrant appeared first on ComedyHype.Com | Comedy Network.... [Read More]
Aziz Ansari suggests 'wokeness' can go too far at surprise gig
The US comic is cynical about competitive virtue-signalling in a show that doesn’t directly respond to allegations against him but is full of friction What happens to men accused of sexual misconduct in the #MeToo era? Assuming their offences don’t incur legal sanction, how, if at all, m... [Read More]
Daliso Chaponda: ‘I got pickpocketed before a Chris Rock gig but still laughed like a maniac’
The Malawian standup and Britain’s Got Talent runner-up on the things that make him laugh the mostI went to Chris Rock’s Total Blackout tour. On the way, myself and comedian Tony Vino got into an altercation with some “youths” – one of whom pickpocketed me. I didn&rsquo... [Read More]
Daliso Chaponda: ‘I got pickpocketed before a Chris Rock gig but still laughed like a maniac’
The Malawian standup and Britain’s Got Talent runner-up on the things that make him laugh the mostI went to Chris Rock’s Total Blackout tour. On the way, myself and comedian Tony Vino got into an altercation with some “youths” – one of whom pickpocketed me. I didn&rsquo... [Read More]
Vulcan 7 review – the Young Ones meet again as old dinosaurs
Cambridge Arts theatreAdrian Edmondson and Nigel Planer write and star in a Beckettian comedy about two past-it thesps making a sci-fi film on the edge of a volcanoOnce they were The Young Ones; now they’re “a couple of old dinosaurs”. The tectonic plates have shifted and Adrian Ed... [Read More]
Vulcan 7 review – the Young Ones meet again as old dinosaurs
Cambridge Arts theatreAdrian Edmondson and Nigel Planer write and star in a Beckettian comedy about two past-it thesps making a sci-fi film on the edge of a volcanoOnce they were The Young Ones; now they’re “a couple of old dinosaurs”. The tectonic plates have shifted and Adrian Ed... [Read More]