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Comedians tell us why we need to save live comedy

Five quid tickets, a back room in a pub and a lone microphone stand are the formula for some of the best nights. But now, with venues still closed, the future prospects of live comedy are looking bleak.

Zoe Paskett, Evening Standard, 22nd July 2020

New Act of the Year Final review

Glimpses of star comedy billings of the future.

Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard, 5th February 2020

Stars return to Frog & Bucket to mark 25th birthday

Comedy stars appeared at the Frog & Bucket on Sunday night to mark the Manchester club's 25th birthday.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 27th February 2019

New Act of the Year results announced

Comedian Njambi McGrath has been chosen as 'top of the bill' at this year's New Act of the Year competition.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 2nd February 2019

Line up revealed for new act of the year 2019

The line-up has been confirmed for the New Act Of The Year 2019, which takes place on February 2.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 17th January 2019

2019: The ones to watch

In what's now an annual tradition, we asked some of Britain's comedy promoters to tip the comedians they expect to go on to big things in the next year.

Chortle, 3rd January 2019