British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 3

  1. Comedy Central pauses commissioning

    • Article
    • Production
    • 22nd November 2019

    Comedy Central has put all commissioning on hold, as it restructures its team. Manager Louise Holmes has also exited, to move to Facebook.

  2. Marek Larwood: The Story of an Average YouTuber

    • Article
    • Production
    • 20th November 2019

    Marek Larwood talks about how he ended up making comedy for YouTube, and gives some great insight and tips for those looking to establish a channel on the video platform.

  3. Laughing Around production company launched

    • Article
    • Production
    • 19th November 2019

    The organisation behind London's 2Northdown venue and the TicketText website have announced new live comedy production company Laughing Around.

  4. The Felix Dexter Bursary 2019

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 15th November 2019

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    BBC Comedy's Felix Dexter Bursary scheme is open to BAME applicants until Friday 29 November.

  5. Getting a comedy show on Netflix

    • Article
    • Production
    • 15th November 2019

    In this feature, producer Andrew Osayemi explains how his comedy series Meet The Adebanjos started on the web but has now found a home on Netflix.

  6. Fix the first 10 pages of your sitcom script

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 15th November 2019

    Some advice for how to make sure the first ten pages of your sitcom script are as impressive as possible.

  7. Final thoughts before you press send

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 14th November 2019

    "I have a script which I don't think I can make good enough in time for a competition deadline, should I send it off anyway? Or keep working on it?"

  8. Joe Wilkinson on finding truth in comedy

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 13th November 2019

    Joe Wilkinson talks about the development of his sketch show Two Episodes Of Mash; the process of writing comedy scripts with David Earl; and his philosophy on what the very best comedy should aim to achieve.

  9. Mischief Theatre on how they write their shows

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 7th November 2019

    The writers behind The Play That Goes Wrong and Mischief Theatre's other hit shows, talk to BCG Pro about creating their latest West End production, Groan Ups.

  10. The Secret Reviewer #8: Friends or Foes

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 6th November 2019

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: should you review people you know?