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Brighton Fringe: George Egg interview

Throughout the course of the Brighton Fringe and Festival, Guy Lloyd will be talking to some of the acts and organisers involved.

Guy Lloyd, The Latest, 22nd May 2018

Tiff Stevenson on sexism in comedy

She doesn't think #MeToo should be off-limits for male comics -- but jokes live and die by how good they are. "It just means that your s****y, base misogynistic jokes aren't gonna work now. That's kind of the last bastion. We knocked out s****y racist jokes," she says. "The amount of male comics I see doing jokes about how disgusting their wives' vaginas were after they'd given birth, you just go 'oh, bore off'."

Jessie Thompson, Evening Standard, 22nd May 2018

Police Cops in Space review

The Pretend Men, the three-strong team behind the Police Cops franchise are adored by their fans. They get a rousing ovation on the last of six nights at Brighton Fringe, two of them in the Warren's main 250-seat venue.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 22nd May 2018

Daliso Chaponda interview

Daliso Chaponda has lived in countries where the press is not allowed to criticise the government, and in others with no libel laws where they can say anything.

Entertainment Focus, 22nd May 2018

Louise Reay: Eraserhead review

While the show might not be what Louise had envisaged, the result is an engagingly raw and ramshackle show that allows Louise to showcase her quick wit and charm.

Kate Stone, Funny Women, 22nd May 2018

Gala fundraiser for Louise Reay raises over £13,000

Berk's Nest, Rabbit Rabbit and Amy Annette are delighted to announce that over £13,000 was raised at the Ex Appeal gala fundraiser held at the Lyric Theatre tonight in support of comedian Louise Reay.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 21st May 2018

Mo Gilligan interview

'How my life has changed since becoming a comedian is crazy'.

Jessica Barrett, i Newspaper, 21st May 2018

Brighton Fringe review: Frank Sanazi

This show has toured and will be at Edinburgh so there's further chances to catch this comedy maverick. Recommended!

Nicola Benge, Brighton and Hove News, 21st May 2018

Brighton Fringe review: Samantha Baines

I'd really recommend seeing this if you get the chance. I thoroughly enjoyed it.

Nicola Benge, Brighton and Hove News, 21st May 2018

Daliso Chaponda to film stand-up show DVD in Dartford

One of Britain's freshest comedians is set to record his DVD show at Dartford after taking Britain's Got Talent by storm.

Chris Murphy, Gravesend Reporter, 21st May 2018

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