British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 4

  1. Steven Moffat talks about writing comedy

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 16th April 2021

    Top writer Steven Moffat discusses creating characters, plotting, working with directors, dealing with failure, and why writing comedy is harder than drama.

  2. Bringing Frank Of Ireland to the screen

    • Article
    • Production
    • 15th April 2021

    Executive producer Clelia Mountford talks about why her production company Merman backed Channel 4's Frank Of Ireland, and discusses the process of bringing it to the screen.

  3. Podcasting - Lessons I've learned, and what I wish I knew starting out

    • Article
    • Production
    • 15th April 2021

    Vix Leyton - who hosts The Comedy Arcade podcast - talks about the lessons she's learnt in the process of setting up the show. It's a useful list of advice for anyone thinking of starting their own podcast.

  4. Edinburgh Fringe 2021 registrations open 5th May

    • News
    • Performance
    • 14th April 2021

    The Edinburgh Festival Fringe Society has announced that registration for the Edinburgh Fringe 2021 will open on Wednesday 5th May.

  5. Comedy Women in Print Prize 2021 open for submissions

    • News
    • Writing
    • 12th April 2021

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    The Comedy Women in Print Prize has opened for 2021 entries, and revealed its judging line-up.

  6. Pippa Evans.

    Pippa Evans on the benefits of improv

    • Article
    • 7th April 2021

    We talk to Pippa Evans about why everyone working in comedy should be using improv to enhance what they do. You don't need to be a performer, improv techniques can benefit everyone.

  7. How we made I'm Not In Love

    • Article
    • Production
    • 6th April 2021

    Col Spector, the director and co-writer of the film I'm Not In Love, talks us through how they brought the project to life.

  8. Mic Drop.

    Want to avoid stand-up? Other ways to be a comedian

    • Article
    • 5th April 2021

    There are many ways to be funny and there are multiple ways of forging a comedy career. You don't have to get on stage and perform stand-up to be a comedian...

  9. My Comedy Career: Moray Hunter

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 2nd April 2021

    With the third series of Alone, the gag packed sitcom he writes for Radio 4, returning to the airwaves this week, we talk to comedy writer, performer and Absolutely star Moray Hunter to find out more about his comedy life.

  10. Funny Women Awards.

    Funny Women Awards 2021 open for entries

    • News
    • 1st April 2021

    The Funny Women Awards 2021 are open for entries. There are categories for performance, writing and short films.