Brian Logan

Grave New World: spoof unmasking our new normal

Anxiety, absurdity and little else pervade the post-pandemic world of Stuart Laws' mockumentary - so what's it trying to say about life after Covid?

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 31st March 2021

Rosie Jones interview

'I hope disabled people can see me on TV and think: if she can do it, I can do it'

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 30th March 2021

Loyiso Gola on his new Netflix show

He started out learning his craft on a school work experience programme. Now the comic is about to make history with the first stand-up special from Africa.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 23rd March 2021

Working From Home review

Johnny Vegas's chaotic pub quiz is a winner.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 22nd March 2021

LAUGHNow Comedy Club review

Russell Kane saves the day with energetic Covid gags as technical issues and uninspired material blight the first edition of a new stand-up series.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 21st March 2021

Funny Festival Live review

This chance to see new comedy faces, including Judi Love, Michael Stranney and Toussaint Douglass, reaps easygoing rewards.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 8th March 2021

Nabil Abdulrashid: 'There's so many people to annoy!'

His routines about race, identity and a black Winston Churchill clocked 3,000 complaints. As he looks forward to touring again, the stand-up explains why he won't be toning things down.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 2nd March 2021

Pippa Evans: the comic delivering laughs and life hacks

Pippa Evans, star of improvised musical Showstopper!, has written a self-help book based on her stage experiences. 'Yes ... and?' asks our comedy critic.

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 24th February 2021