Brian Logan's top 10 comedy of 2016
Mr Swallow camped it up as Houdini, Isy Suttie looked for Mr Right, while Brexit brought out the angry best in Bridget Christie and Stewart Lee. Our critic picks the year’s best comedy• More on the best culture of 2016We’re coming to the end of the most tumultuous political year man... [Read More]
Brian Logan's top 10 comedy of 2016
Mr Swallow camped it up as Houdini, Isy Suttie looked for Mr Right, while Brexit brought out the angry best in Bridget Christie and Stewart Lee. Our critic picks the year’s best comedy• More on the best culture of 2016We’re coming to the end of the most tumultuous political year man... [Read More]
Isy Suttie: ‘My college boyfriend cut my fringe one night on a whim’
From Adrian Mole to The Inbetweeners, the comedian reveals the things that make her laugh the most Phil Kay. I just love the way he makes you feel exhilarated to be alive. The first time I gigged with him was about five or six years ago when he told a story about eating rubbish from a bin. I was utt... [Read More]
Isy Suttie's six tips for meeting The Actual One – video
How should you act when you come face-to-face with a potential partner? Don’t be scared of silence, don’t be too keen – and make sure you’re brutally, brutally honest about them. Isy Suttie and Stephen Wight demonstrate six ways to check your compatibilityIsy Suttie is at Soh... [Read More]
Isy Suttie's six tips for meeting The Actual One – video
How should you act when you come face-to-face with a potential partner? Don’t be scared of silence, don’t be too keen – and make sure you’re brutally, brutally honest about them. Isy Suttie and Stephen Wight demonstrate six ways to check your compatibilityIsy Suttie is at Soh... [Read More]
'Booed off in 17 seconds' – comedians recall their first gigs
Shappi Khorsandi felt as if she’d walked on the moon. Isy Suttie watched a man change a dressing on a wound as she spoke. Omid Djalili fell off the stage. So how did the first gigs of Paul Merton, Susan Calman and other top comics go?I was on at midnight and did a show about a policeman giving... [Read More]
Isy Suttie review – standup's endearing, embarrassing search for Mr Right
Cambridge JunctionThe ex-Peep Show star co-opts Roy the papier-mache penguin and her Slovenian flatmate Anya in a warm and wise show about her quest for loveWe’re not in unfamiliar territory with Isy Suttie’s new show, which is about the frantic search for Mr Right as youth ebbs into mid... [Read More]
Isy Suttie webchat – as it happened
The author, comedian and Peep Show star joined us to answer your questions in a live webchat – from comedy to food via why she’d love to star in Batman, catch up with her answers here 2.05pm GMTHuge thanks to Isy and to everyone who submitted questions. Until next time! Thanks for all yo... [Read More]
Isy Suttie: 'I still feel bad about throwing a pound coin at Howard Donald'
The comedian on her teenage crushes, saying goodbye to Peep Show’s Dobby, and how reading in bed is the new partying Your memoir The Actual One is about your 20s. Are you very different now to the way you were at that time of your life?I used to live my life in extremes: I wouldn’t just ... [Read More]