British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 11

  1. Janine Harouni and Helen Bauer win 99 Club bursary 2019

    • News
    • Performance
    • 1st May 2019

    Janine Harouni and Helen Bauer were the comedians selected at the 99 Club's 2019 Female & Non-Binary Comedy Bursary showcase.

  2. The Secret Reviewer #2: Joke Fatigue

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 1st May 2019

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: Why comedy reviewers often seem to hate jokes.

  3. Developing Sitcoms

    • Audio
    • Writing
    • 30th April 2019

    A panel discussion in which Andrew Ellard, Vicki Pepperdine, Simon Nye and Tom Edge discuss creating situation comedies.

  4. Kickstart Your Comedy Writing Career event

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 30th April 2019

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    The Kickstart Your Comedy Writing Career event will take place at Raindance in London on Monday 13th May. We have five free tickets for BCG Pro members.

  5. Steve Nelson: Creating a sitcom for Audible

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 29th April 2019

    Steve Nelson talks about what it's like to make a sitcom for Audible Originals. Along the way he offers tips on structuring a show and how to write a treatment.

  6. Jokes without words

    • Audio
    • Writing
    • 26th April 2019

    A podcast discussion about dialogue-free comedy. Julian Dutton, Mark Burton and Mellie Buse discuss how to script visual comedy gags.

  7. Help with anxiety about improvising

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 26th April 2019

    Steve Roe, director of Hoopla Impro, discusses how performers can deal with anxiety in relation to performing improvised comedy.

  8. BAFTA Breakthrough Brits.

    BAFTA Breakthrough Brits open for applications

    • News
    • 26th April 2019

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    Applications are now open for the BAFTA Breakthrough Brits scheme.

  9. Finalists announced for 99 Club Bursary

    • News
    • Performance
    • 26th April 2019

    Helen Bauer, Yuriko Kotani, Sophie Duker, Janine Harouni and Emily Woods have been shortlisted for the 99 Club's Female & Non-Binary Comedy Bursary 2019.

  10. Sitcom Geeks talks to BBC's Gareth Edwards

    • Audio
    • Production
    • 25th April 2019

    BBC executive producer Garth Edwards talks to Sitcom Geeks podcast about the importance of a good pitch, the problem with treatments, translating notes, and more.