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Tuesday 15th May 2018
Podcast hosting platform Acast has teamed up with production company Wisebuddah to launch a competition to find a new podcast star.
Sunday 29th April 2018
Brendan Way from improv group The Parentheticals explains the importance of rehearsals when it comes to performing improvised comedy.
Wednesday 21st March 2018
The David Nobbs Memorial Trust has launched its 2018 comedy writing competition.
Monday 12th March 2018
The organisers of Craft Of Comedy UK, the North Wales-based conference for comedy creators, have launched a writing competition.
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Here's how I got back to writing funny when my brain was acting funny. The first thing I learned was... JUST. STOP. WRITING.James Bugg, BBC, 17th May 2018
Podcast hosting platform Acast has teamed up with production company Wisebuddah to launch a competition to find a new podcast star.British Comedy Guide, 15th May 2018
What's the key to great comedy? How can you engage the audience while still making them laugh? What should a new writer look out for?Katherine Press, John York Story, 20th April 2018
My sketch was broadcast on Sketchtopia, BBC Radio 4's new sketch comedy show, and here I am, writing a blog post about it.Ling Low, BBC, 19th April 2018