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Accommodation woes

Wednesday 14th August 2019

We asked a range of comedians about their accommodation at this year's Fringe, and for disaster stories from previous years.

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Press Clippings

Chortle Awards 2020 nominees

Bob Mortimer, Greg Davies, Katherine Ryan, Romesh Ranganathan and Tom Allen are amongst the nominees for the Chortle Awards 2020. Jonny Pelham, Jessica Fostekew and Catherine Cohen have two nods.

British Comedy Guide, 27th February 2020

Max & Ivan interview

The comedy writers, radio presenters and standup double act on the things that make them laugh the most.

Harriet Gibsone, The Guardian, 24th January 2020

Max and Ivan interview

Comedy duo Max and Ivan can't wait to bring their critically acclaimed Edinburgh Fringe show back north of the border.

Ross Crae, The Sunday Post, 22nd January 2020

The most memorable comedy gigs of the 2010s

Here Chortle editor Steve Bennett recalls the shows that had the biggest personal impact since 2010.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 31st December 2019

The top ten comedy gigs of 2019

As is tradition, here's my look back at the ten most memorable comedy gigs of the last 12 months. There are bound to be omissions - the 300 or so shows I see each year are but a scratch on the volume of work the UK's industrious comedy scene produce - and the emphasis is on the 'memorable' not necessarily the funniest or the most game-changing, even if these qualities are so often interlinked.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 30th December 2019

Top 10 comedy shows of 2019

A double dose of Stewart Lee, Hannah Gadsby's follow-up to Nanette and London Hughes' uproarious blue humour tickled the comedy circuit this year

Brian Logan, The Guardian, 16th December 2019

How two blokes & a bar became the Fringe's biggest act

Think you can hang on a chin-up bar for two minutes? Max Olesker takes on Edinburgh's hit challenge.

Max Olesker, i Newspaper, 15th August 2019

Accommodation woes

We asked a range of comedians about their accommodation at this year's Fringe, and for disaster stories from previous years.

British Comedy Guide, 14th August 2019