Adam Riches: ‘The funniest number? 43, it’s just so gloriously pathetic’
The comedian, writer and Foster’s Edinburgh comedy award winner on the things that make him laugh the mostEverything in Airplane! Leslie Nielsen’s nose growing as he tells the passengers everything is going to be fine. The captain walking through the terminal beating up all the people wh... [Read More]
Adam Riches: ‘The funniest number? 43, it’s just so gloriously pathetic’
The comedian, writer and Foster’s Edinburgh comedy award winner on the things that make him laugh the mostEverything in Airplane! Leslie Nielsen’s nose growing as he tells the passengers everything is going to be fine. The captain walking through the terminal beating up all the people wh... [Read More]
Why are comedians so sad? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Adam Riches
Every day millions of people ask Google life’s most difficult questions. Our writers answer some of the commonest queriesI’m a comedian but I don’t think I’m that sad. To be fair, I don’t think I’m that funny either, but that’s a whole other comments section... [Read More]
Why are comedians so sad? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Adam Riches
Every day millions of people ask Google life’s most difficult questions. Our writers answer some of the commonest queriesI’m a comedian but I don’t think I’m that sad. To be fair, I don’t think I’m that funny either, but that’s a whole other comments section... [Read More]
Why are comedians so sad? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Adam Riches
Every day millions of people ask Google life’s most difficult questions. Our writers answer some of the commonest queriesI’m a comedian but I don’t think I’m that sad. To be fair, I don’t think I’m that funny either, but that’s a whole other comments section... [Read More]
Why are comedians so sad? You asked Google – here’s the answer | Adam Riches
Every day millions of people ask Google life’s most difficult questions. Our writers answer some of the commonest queriesI’m a comedian but I don’t think I’m that sad. To be fair, I don’t think I’m that funny either, but that’s a whole other comments section... [Read More]
The Beakington Town Hall Meetings review – Adam Riches' tortoise tombola laughathon
Battersea Arts Centre, London The winningly weird comic tasks his audience with solving an animal massacre mystery in an evening that spins a good story from endless fun nonsenseThere’s been an incident at Beakington Town Hall, and the mayor is fuming. We councillors – given name badges ... [Read More]
Christie, Kitson and an unholy cabaret: the best comedy shows this Christmas
Bridget Christie promises a night of hope and despair, Daniel Kitson serves up a heartwarmer and Lucy McCormick delivers a trash take on the New Testament. Here are the funniest festive gigsMore to see: Theatre | Carols and concerts | DanceHer last show, Because You Demanded It, was one of the comed... [Read More]
Edinburgh fringe 2015: How to be the perfect audience member
Top comics offer handy hints on making the most of your Edinburgh experience Related: Natasia Demetriou – comedy's most nervous standup? Related: Phil Wang: Impossibly wise or offensively stupid – Chinese people in US films Continue reading...... [Read More]
Adam Riches, Humphrey Ker, The Wrestling win 2011 Edinburgh Comedy Awards
The end of August brings with it the end of the annual Edinburgh Festival Fringe, and the festival's Foster's Edinburgh Comedy Awards were handed out Saturday afternoon. This year's big winners: 2011 Best Comedy Show Award: Adam Riches, "Bring Me th... [Read More]