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Mark Thomas interview

Wednesday 5th November 2014

For the 75th Circuit Training, our first return visitor, and a suitably epic chat with Mark Thomas. He's on often eyebrow-raising form, about arms sales, corporate spying, conspiracy theories, ISIS, Labour, and, er, clitoral stroking. But is it still comedy?


Mark Thomas interview

Monday 17th March 2014

Activist, campaigner and comedian Mark Thomas enlightens us with his views on contemporary politics, and explains his plan to commit 100 acts of 'minor dissent' before the 13th of May...


Press Clippings

Streaming with laughter: 50 best stand-up comedy shows

From Bill Hicks to Hannah Gadsby, Dave Chappelle to Josie Long - here are 50 specials you can watch right now.

Paul Fleckney, Harriet Gibsone, Ellen E Jones, Brian Logan and Graeme Virtue, The Guardian, 22nd February 2020

Mark Thomas to help couple renew their wedding vows

Comedian, satirist and campaigner Mark Thomas has added a new string to his bow. He has been ordained by an internet church. It was something he did in preparation for a forthcoming show.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 16th February 2020

Mark Thomas: 50 Things About Us review

Agent of comedic agitprop tries to accentuate the positive about being English today.

Jay Richardson, The List, 13th February 2020

Mark Thomas on performing in Belfast

Mark Thomas is back in Belfast this Sunday with his latest show 50 Things About Us in which he tries to make sense of the mess that modern Britain has become. David Roy spoke to him about Brexit, Belfast and why Boris Johnson will have rebel songs written about him

David Roy, The Irish News, 5th February 2020

Interview: Mark Thomas

His latest work in progress, 50 Things About Us, is an exploration of British identity and will get an airing on Friday 15th and Saturday 16th, and it's certain that the 'B word' will feature highly.

Laura Doyle, Narc Magazine, 7th November 2019

Mark Thomas successfully overturns swearing ban

Mark Thomas swore in celebration after hearing a council had scrapped a ban on swearing. Salford City Council has decided not to continue with the outlawing of foul and abusive language in Salford Quays.

BBC, 30th July 2019

Review: Mark Thomas - Check Up Our NHS @ 70, Battersea

Mark Thomas is a witty, intelligent man who has created a fascinating zeitgeist show.

Madeline Lee, A Younger Theatre, 29th April 2019

Mark Thomas: Our NHS at 70 - Review

A hilarious, informative, moving, and inspiring tribute.

Alex Hayward, Everything Theatre, 28th April 2019