Friday 19th June 2020
A surge of new live albums and specials are helping to maintain lockdown morale.
Friday 8th November 2019
Take a look at this set of brilliant pictures of comedians when they were little.
Friday 13th September 2019
London's Objectively Funny Festival is now firmly established as the first major stop-off for comedians after the Edinburgh Fringe. Here's a look at some of the comedians performing at the festival this year.
Thursday 5th September 2019
A list of the best-reviewed comedy shows at the 2019 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Wednesday 21st August 2019
The nominees for the Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2019 have been revealed.
Saturday 20th October 2018
Jordan Brookes talks about his unique comedy show Bleed, plus reveals why he performs barefoot, despite the colour it turns his bathwater. Read
Friday 31st August 2018
A list of the best-reviewed comedy shows at the 2018 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.
Monday 30th July 2018
British Comedy Guide's team selects the best Edinburgh Fringe shows they've seen so far in preview.
Thursday 10th November 2016
Fresh from wowing the critics at this year's Fringe,
Jordan Brookes recalls some much less successful early shows. Read
Thursday 25th August 2016
Si Hawkins saw a LOT of shows at the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe, and some of them were pretty darn good. Here he talks us through a few of this year's hits 'n' trends. Read
Tuesday 23rd August 2016
Masai Graham has won the funniest joke of the Fringe 2016 with the gag "my dad has suggested that I register for a donor card. He's a man after my own heart." Read Press Clippings
A carnival of comedy from the festival that never was.
Brian Logan, The Guardian, 23rd August 2020
Covid-19 has cancelled the annual jamboree, leaving performers - and our comedy critic - bereft. What does the festival mean to them and how will it change?
Brian Logan, The Guardian, 7th August 2020
, an audiobook featuring Edinburgh Fringe performers, is to be released this August to help raise money for the festival. Edinburgh Unlocked British Comedy Guide, 13th July 2020
From a daft James Bond spoof to reliving a disastrous audition over Zoom, the Upload comedy extravaganza had some delectable moments.
Brian Logan, The Guardian, 22nd June 2020
Two shows at a new online comedy festival made the most of lockdown's difficulties.
Tristram Fane Saunders, The Telegraph, 22nd June 2020
Jordan Brookes: Bleed is not only an enjoyable production but one that demonstrates how theatre can thrive virtually. It is an exciting experience for all those willing to be part of Brookes's comic experiment. Emma-Jane Betts, The Upcoming, 7th May 2020
Jordan Brookes won the Edinburgh Comedy Award in 2019 for I've Got Nothing, a show that was substantially improvised. But this show, Bleed, from 2018, is the show that should have won him the award. Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 7th May 2020