How Bridget Christie found the funny side of Brexit
After the EU referendum result, Bridget Christie ripped up her Edinburgh show and created a new one in just a few weeks. This is an anatomy of a standup set that has changed with the headlinesCreating a new hour of standup can be a lengthy process. Most comics spend months writing material and honin... [Read More]
How Bridget Christie found the funny side of Brexit
After the EU referendum result, Bridget Christie ripped up her Edinburgh show and created a new one in just a few weeks. This is an anatomy of a standup set that has changed with the headlinesCreating a new hour of standup can be a lengthy process. Most comics spend months writing material and honin... [Read More]
Laugh? I nearly died: how an aneurysm led Scott Gibson to standup
After undergoing brain surgery, call-centre worker Scott Gibson quit his job to have a crack at comedy – and ended up storming EdinburghEight years ago, while returning home from a stag do in Blackpool, Scott Gibson began getting headaches that were so excruciating he rang the NHS’s 24-h... [Read More]
Laugh? I nearly died: how an aneurysm led Scott Gibson to standup
After undergoing brain surgery, call-centre worker Scott Gibson quit his job to have a crack at comedy – and ended up storming EdinburghEight years ago, while returning home from a stag do in Blackpool, Scott Gibson began getting headaches that were so excruciating he rang the NHS’s 24-h... [Read More]
NextUp: can it become the Netflix for British standup comedy?
NextUp will stream live comedy sets for a low subscription fee. Standups are excited, and will share 50% of the income – but will the new service attract a big enough audience to succeed?Miffed that Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle is no more? Vexed that Live at the Apollo and its ilk offer ... [Read More]
NextUp: can it become the Netflix for British standup comedy?
NextUp will stream live comedy sets for a low subscription fee. Standups are excited, and will share 50% of the income – but will the new service attract a big enough audience to succeed?Miffed that Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle is no more? Vexed that Live at the Apollo and its ilk offer ... [Read More]
NextUp: can it become the Netflix for British standup comedy?
NextUp will stream live comedy sets for a low subscription fee. Standups are excited, and will share 50% of the income – but will the new service attract a big enough audience to succeed?Miffed that Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle is no more? Vexed that Live at the Apollo and its ilk offer ... [Read More]
NextUp: can it become the Netflix for British standup comedy?
NextUp will stream live comedy sets for a low subscription fee. Standups are excited, and will share 50% of the income – but will the new service attract a big enough audience to succeed?Miffed that Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle is no more? Vexed that Live at the Apollo and its ilk offer ... [Read More]
NextUp: can it become the Netflix for British standup comedy?
NextUp will stream live comedy sets for a low subscription fee. Standups are excited, and will share 50% of the income – but will the new service attract a big enough audience to succeed?Miffed that Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle is no more? Vexed that Live at the Apollo and its ilk offer ... [Read More]
NextUp: can it become the Netflix for British standup comedy?
NextUp will stream live comedy sets for a low subscription fee. Standups are excited, and will share 50% of the income – but will the new service attract a big enough audience to succeed?Miffed that Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle is no more? Vexed that Live at the Apollo and its ilk offer ... [Read More]