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BCG Features

Fringe dispatches #2

Tuesday 28th August 2018

A fake comedian, a message from a mysterious cat, covert brochure swearing, the Bad Boss Awards, and more - a round-up of news and trivia from the 2018 Edinburgh Festival.


Press Clippings

Adam Kay to write more children's books

Following the success of his children's book Kay's Anatomy, Adam Kay has signed a deal to write another three non-fiction books for young readers, starting with Kay's Marvellous Medicine.

British Comedy Guide, 16th March 2021

Review: Henry Paker, Soho Theatre

Henry Paker is a master of the punchline rug-pull.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 25th March 2019

Henry Paker: Man Alive at Soho Theatre review

They might not write love songs for people in long-term relationships, but it turns out Paker's written a delightful, enterprising and classy comedy show for them - as well as those still in, or still seeking, the first flush of romance, too.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 22nd March 2019

Live Review: Leicester Mercury 25th Anniversary Show

The gig featured so many winners and finalists it felt like it lasted a quarter of a century. But in a Good Way.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 20th February 2019

Leicester Comedian of the Year anniversary line-up

At the heart of the Leicester Comedy Festival is the Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year competition, which this year celebrates its 25th anniversary.

To mark 25 years of discovering new talent, a 'mega' comedy show is taking place at De Montfort Hall on Tuesday, February 19, featuring nine previous winners plus special guests.

Becky Jones, Leicester Mercury, 30th January 2019

Edinburgh Fringe review

Bunbury Magazine, August 2018

Edinburgh Fringe review

Chortle, August 2018

Edinburgh Fringe review

Edinburgh Festivals, August 2018