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Some comedy festivals announce they will happen in 2021

The producers of Leicester Comedy Festival and The UK Kids' Comedy Festival have announced that they are going to go ahead with the 2021 events, with support from a significant number of friends and special guests.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 30th July 2020

Mark Watson's Carpool Comedy Club review

Drive-in comedy shows are now well into their groove (although sadly a couple of promoters have had to cut their losses because of poor sales at some venues), and distinct differences in approach to what's on offer have emerged.

Veronica Lee, The Arts Desk, 22nd July 2020

Comedians indoors getting creative: part 7

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, 1st May 2020

Saturday Night Live at The Stand review

Nothing beats a live gig, but if this is to be the new normal of stand-up comedy for a while... well, it's not too bad.

Steve Bennett, Chortle, 22nd March 2020

Chortle Awards 2020 winners

Jessica Fostekew has won Best Show and the Breakthrough prize in the Chortle Awards. Other winners include Zoe Lyons, Bob Mortimer, Brodi Snook, The Delightful Sausage, Flo & Joan, Kiri Pritchard-Mclean and Rhod Gilbert.

British Comedy Guide, 18th March 2020

Altitude Comedy Festival 2020 cancelled

The Altitude Comedy Festival, which was due to take place in Mayrhofen in Austria at the end of March, has been cancelled.

Bruce Dessau, Beyond The Joke, 12th March 2020

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

Zoe Lyons to host physical gameshow Lightning

Stand-up comedian Zoe Lyons is to host Lightning, a physical gameshow for BBC Two in which contestants must stay out of the spotlight.

British Comedy Guide, 14th February 2020