External Live Comedy Press Clippings

Interview: Josie Long

How do you introduce Josie Long?

Kenny Lavelle, Snack Magazine, 21st February 2020

Arabella Weir: interview

The actor, writer and comedian of the things that make her laugh the most.

Harriet Gibsone, The Guardian, 21st February 2020

David Mitchell steals the show in the Upstart Crow

Less highbrow than The Globe, less lowbrow than a panto, the Upstart Crow is without a doubt one of this year's top productions.

Hari Mountford, Londonist, 21st February 2020

Review: Adam Kay - This is Going to Hurt

Review of the junior doctor-turned-comedian.

The Scotsman, 21st February 2020

Open mic oddball Sweet Steve dies of heart failure

Sweet Steve, one of the quirkier characters on London's open mic comedy scene, has died of heart failure. The stand-up kept his background an enigma - fiercely maintaining a barrier between his comedy and home life -- so his real name and age remain unknown. However it's thought he was in his early 60s.

Chortle, 21st February 2020

Film preview: Daniel Sloss X in cinemas tonight

Daniel Sloss's critically acclaimed stand-up show X is to be screened in Vue cinemas all over the UK tonight.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 21st February 2020

Jenny Bolt wins Silver Stand-Up Award 2020

Jenny Bolt has won this year's Silver Stand-up Award at the Leicester Comedy Festival.

Funny Women, 21st February 2020

Olga Koch: the science of stand-up & her love of TikTok

Explaining her approach to comedy, Olga Koch paints a picture of herself sitting in a laboratory, trying to find the optimum way to make sure a joke lands with the audience.

Ross Crae, The Sunday Post, 21st February 2020

Over £20,000 raised for Leicester Comedy Festival

Geoff Rowe said "Whilst the festival continues to grow and develop each year, we need continued support to keep the thing going, and engage with as many community groups as possible."

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 20th February 2020

Loyiso Gola review

Pissed-up Brits in a heatwave. Gun-totin' Americans. Loyiso Gola isn't going to win any awards for innovative subject matter, but it's the way he tells 'em.

Will Noble, Londonist, 20th February 2020

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