British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 4

  1. Become an expert podcast producer: top advice from Richard Cray

    • Article
    • Production
    • 12th June 2020

    A series of in-depth linked articles in which Richard Cray, who co-writes and produces The John Dredge Nothing To Do With Anything Show, talks in-depth about podcast recording, editing and publishing. It includes many specific tips.

  2. Oliver Double on teaching comedy

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 12th June 2020

    Oliver Double, who runs comedy-related modules at the University of Kent, discusses teaching comedy.

  3. How to Home-Stream: Part One

    • Article
    • Production
    • 10th June 2020

    Creating a good online show can be surprisingly tricky, so we've asked comedy's new home-streaming community for their hard-earned advice. First up, chat-show host & pro tipster Ross Brierley offers some useful do's and don'ts.

  4. Online new act competition launches

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 2nd June 2020

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    A new act competition is launching online. Run by Nodding Dog Comedy, the competition will see 60 acts compete for the title of New Online UK Comedian Of The Year and £500 prize money.

  5. Holly Walsh talks about making The Other One

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 1st June 2020

    Holly Walsh talks about co-writing and directing BBC comedy The Other One. She discusses how "character is everything".

  6. The Secret Reviewer #15: The Best-Laid Cunning Plans

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 1st June 2020

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: why it's still worth launching a happening.

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    Classic comedies lead lockdown viewing

    • Article
    • 27th May 2020

    UKTV has published details of its viewing figures under lockdown, with classic comedies the most watched programmes.

  8. Galton & Simpson Bursary: Who, what, how?

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 25th May 2020

    Dave Cohen provides a thorough run-down of the BBC's Galton & Simpson Bursary: its requisites, entry requirements, and more.

  9. Image shows from L to R: Justin Sbresni, Mark Bussell.

    Mark Bussell and Justin Sbresni interview

    • Article
    • 23rd May 2020

    Writers, producers and directors Mark Bussell and Justin Sbresni make great comedy shows via their company Busby Productions. Here they talk to us about their new online show, how they create characters, and more.

  10. Joe Varley joins Studio71 as director of development

    • News
    • Production
    • 22nd May 2020

    Joe Varley has joined production company Studio71 as their new director of development.