Pleasance To Use Funding To Support Shows In Small Venues

Following his week's news of £1.275 funding to be distributed by the Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society’s...

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Industry Survey Suggests Optimism About Future Of Live Comedy

Most people who work in the UK live comedy sector are optimistic about the future, according to an anonymous snap survey.  The short survey has identified what people involved in live comedy across the UK feel about the future.  Almost 200 people responded to the...

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Guest Hosts Revealed To Replace Richard Osman On Pointless

Sally Lindsay, Alex Brooker, Lauren Laverne, Stephen Mangan, Konnie Huq and Ed Gamble (pictured) have all been confirmed as special guests hosts for the Remarkable Entertainment (a Banijay UK company) produced Pointless.

The stellar line-...

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TV Preview: Jon Richardson Hosts Have I Got News For You
Comedian Jon Richardson guest hosts ‘Have I Got News For You’ for the first time this week, having appeared as panellist on the show 11 times previously.   On BBC One at 9pm, the 9th and concluding...
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Frankie Boyle And Reginald D Hunter Announced As Latitude Headliners
Latitude has announced a host of new comedy and arts names including Frankie Boyle and Reginald D Hunter who join Russell Howard as comedy headliners. The multi-award-winning  Latitude returns to the...
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£1.275m Funding To Support Edinburgh Festival Fringe Producers
The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society is pleased to announce that 13 Edinburgh Festival Fringe producers have been awarded a share of £1.275 million through the Fringe 2022 Resilience Fund, developed...
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PRU, BBC Three & BBC iPlayer
Following s successful short one-off pilot, this new comedy set in a pupil referral unit (PRU) gets a full series of four 30-minute episodes, written by Alex Tenenbaum and Nathaniel Stevens. And it's...
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BBC4 And Radio 4 Extra To Be Axed
BBC4 and Radio 4 Extra are set to be axed after the next few years. The BBC Director-General Tim Davie dropped the bombshell as part of a major speech to staff revealing future digital plans for the...
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