Michael Parkinson has said that comic legend Billy Connolly now struggles to recognise people.

Connolly, 75, went public about having Parkinson's disease five years ago, but has still been performing until recently and making jokes. In 2017 when ITV1 screened a documentary about him he...

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Rhys Nicholson is super sharp. As sharp as his perfectly pressed suit, his elegantly arched scarlet quiff and his perfectly filed golden fingernails. 

He’s a stand up who is unashamedly himself, queer, arch, bristling with...

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Comedy is having a confessional moment. True stories are tumbling from the lips of comics all over town and it is not a bad thing.

“Everything I am going to tell you on stage is true,” says Mandy Knight, who has decided...

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With newspapers shrinking and the number of shows increasing it has been particularly hard for less-established Edinburgh Fringe acts to get press coverage this year. Or even get press into their...
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Alex Edelman has been awarded a Herald Angel Award for his new show, Just For Us. After receiving a Barry Award nomination in Australia, Just for Us comes to the Pleasance after Alex’s two-year break...
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Rob Auton begins by welcoming his audience. “Hello, what’s your name.  Where are you from? “Are you from York? So am I?” He’s long-haired, bearded, softly spoken, seemingly shy.  The props he has on...
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Seann Walsh is the eleventh celebrity contestant confirmed for the brand new series of Strictly Come Dancing. The 16th series of the NTA and BAFTA award-winning entertainment show produced by BBC...
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The nominees have been announced for the Amused Moose Comedy Award 2018. The eight shows will compete in the Amused Moose Comedy Award Grand Final this weekend (Sunday 19 August) at The Space @...
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