Otiz Cannelloni's History of Magic (Abridged). Otiz Cannelloni. Copyright: BBC.

Otiz Cannelloni

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

The Comedian's Comedian Awards announced

Musical stand-up Andy Askins has been voted Best Live Stand-Up at the 2018 UK Comedy Awards.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 28th December 2018

Review: New Acts Of The Year Final 2018, Rich Mix, E1

The organisers of this long-running competition have the motto "New Variety Lives" but this year's show seemed to specialise in old variety.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 12th February 2018

New Act Of The Year 2018 - Results

Spoof mentalist Ada Campe has won the NATY top of the bill prize at Rich Mix in London.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 11th February 2018