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Slapstick Festival online events during August

Bristol's annual Slapstick festival of silent and classic comedy is adding a choice of celebrity-led live online events to the series of archive treasures it has been sharing via its YouTube channel since the start of the Covid-19 lockdown.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 28th July 2020

Chortle's Fast Fringe is back!

Richard Herring, Nick Helm, Kevin Eldon and Lucy Porter are among the comedians featured in the video version of our acclaimed annual showcase, released today.

Chortle, 20th July 2020

Comedians indoors getting creative: part 11

To help you get your comedy fix, every week we'll be putting together a list of projects we've spotted online by funny women...

Funny Women, 30th May 2020

Comedians working from home

Without any gigs to perform, comics are spreading good cheer on Twitter and TikTok. Here's a roundup of the latest from Suzi Ruffell, Jessica Fostekew, Mo Gilligan and others.

Chris Wiegand, The Guardian, 6th April 2020

Lucy Porter, Quarterhouse, Folkestone review

The narrative is not rose-tinted views of childhood spent frying sausages on a campfire.

Veronica Lee, The Arts Desk, 2nd March 2020

'Indecently funny in every way' - Peter Cook's legacy

His influence is everywhere - but is the great, groundbreaking comedian being forgotten? Twenty-five years after his death, we reassess his impact.

Ryan Gilbey, The Guardian, 9th January 2020

Lucy Porter and Brenda Gilhooly to pilot Add And Delete

Lucy Porter and Brenda Gilhooly are developing a new TV comedy format idea called Add And Delete.

British Comedy Guide, 4th November 2019

More goodies for Slapstick Festival

Actor Paul McGann, broadcaster Samira Ahmed and comedians Shappi Khorsandi and Lucy Porter are among the latest celebrities to join the guest list for Bristol's annual celebration of silent screen and classic comedy - SLAPSTICK - as the festival adds another 16 events to its January 23 to 26 programme.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 24th October 2019