British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 11

  1. Short Com festival looking for sketch and film submissions

    • Article
    • Production
    • 6th April 2019

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    The Short Com film festival, which will take place in Edinburgh in August, is looking for short comedy films and sketches by emerging filmmaking talent.

  2. Just For Laughs Stand Up & Pitch 2019.

    Stand Up & Pitch 2019 open for submissions

    • News
    • 5th April 2019

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    Information about this year's Stand Up & Pitch programme, at July's Just For Laughs comedy festival in Montreal, Canada.

  3. Filming set to start on BBC Scotland's Guilt

    • News
    • Production
    • 5th April 2019

    Filming starts next week (w/c 8th April) on new BBC Two and BBC Scotland comedy drama Guilt.

  4. The importance of writing for multiple mediums

    • Audio
    • Writing
    • 4th April 2019

    An hour-long podcast of a panel discussion in which Damon Beesley, Paul Bassett Davies and Bill Dare offer lots and tips and advice on the topic of writing comedy across multiple mediums.

  5. Pleasance Comedy Reserve 2019 line-up revealed

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 4th April 2019

    Josh Jones, Mamoun Elagab, Lily Phillips and Mo Omar are the four stand-up comedians selected to take part in the Charlie Hartill Special Comedy Reserve Fund at the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe.

  6. Comedy International Conference asks for promoters to declare interest

    • Article
    • Production
    • 4th April 2019

    The organisers of the Comedy International Conference are asking comedy promoters to express whether they'd be interested in a 9th conference, pencilled in for February 2020.

  7. Alternative Comedy Now academic conference

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 4th April 2019

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    Alternative Comedy Now, an academic conference organised by the University of Kent and Brunel University, will run on the 2nd and 3rd May 2019.

  8. The toilet scene in A Brief History Of Tim versus Jerk

    • Article
    • Production
    • 2nd April 2019

    It's interesting to compare two versions of the same scene from Tim Renkow's sitcom.

  9. How to get producers and agents to read your scripts

    • Video
    • Writing
    • 2nd April 2019

    A 50 minute video in which TV producer Caroline Norris, radio producer Bill Dare and agent Vivienne Clore discuss how comedy writers can get their work seen by the industry, how much they can expect to be paid, and more.

  10. The Secret Reviewer: The Opener

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 1st April 2019

    Every month The Secret Reviewer - a professional comedy critic, writing exclusively for BCG Pro - will reveal the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. Raves, rants, star ratings and stars vanishing: get set for a rare snoop beyond the curtain.