Horrible, horrible, horrible title. What was going on in writer Tom Edge’s mind when he thought that one up? He must have been very pleased with himself. He must have had a right old giggle behind the bikesheds and taken the rest of the day off. Job done. Give him a great big clap.Actually this new...
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Jayde Adams has won this year's Funny Women Awards Final at the Leicester Square Theatre. Second place went to Aine Gallagher and third place went to Lauren Pattison. The winner for Best Comedy Writing went to Sophie Fletcher and Megan Heffernan for In These Shoes and the winner of Best Short...
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Just before the Edinburgh Festival I wrote that Angela Barnes is the best mainstream female comedian I’ve seen since Sarah Millican. She had a great Edinburgh and I was surprised that she didn't figure in the Foster's Awards shortlists. It doesn't really matter though, she is clearly going to...
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A 30-second trailer has been released to promote the forthcoming television series starring Dapper Laughs. His new series, Dapper Laughs: On The Pull, starts on ITV2 at 10.30pm, on Monday, September...
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Channel 4's new sitcom Scrotal Recall stars Johnny Flynn as Dylan Witter, who is told that he has chlamydia and has to track down his previous sexual partners. It is written by Tom Edge of YouTube...
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This Monday the Leicester Square Theatre plays host to the 12th Funny Women Awards Final. Over the years the awards have unearthed some of the finest new female comedy talent from the UK and beyond....
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Joan Rivers might be dead but she briefly returned for an unexpected encore when sponsored posts appeared on her Facebook and Instagram accounts singing the praises of the newly launched Apple iPhone...
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Sometimes it feels as if the Beyond The Joke preview section is an in-house website for the Soho Theatre, which tends to hoover up the best shows in London. This week, however, there is an...
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