British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 5

  1. The Value of Networking?

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 14th June 2021

    Writers Ed Amsden and Tom Coles discuss how accurate the adage "it's not what you know, it's who you know" is, when it comes to comedy writing work.

  2. Join the writers' room for ITV panel show 'Sorry, I Didn't Know'

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 10th June 2021

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    TriForce Productions are looking for two new writers to join the writers' room on ITV panel show Sorry, I Didn't Know. All new writers are eligible to apply.

  3. BCG Pro Sessions video: Lily Williams

    • Video
    • Writing
    • 8th June 2021

    This video recording of our BCG Pro Sessions chat with top agent Lily Williams comprehensively discusses the topic of how to get an agent. There's also lots of insight into just what an agent does, how writers can pick up work, and more.

  4. Writers' Guild Awards open for entries

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 8th June 2021

    The entry form for the Writers' Guild of Great Britain Awards 2021 is now available. There are 14 categories, including one for Best Online Comedy.

  5. Sketch Writing: Top Tips for Your Final Punchline

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 7th June 2021

    We break down some top tips on how to produce the perfect punchline to a comedy sketch.

  6. My Comedy Career: John-Luke Roberts

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 4th June 2021

    Comedian John-Luke Roberts - who has just launched a new podcast called Sound Heap - talks about the importance of patience, overcoming disappointment and sticking to your guns.

  7. The Secret Reviewer #27: Mad, Bad and Dangerous

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 3rd June 2021

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: Trawling the depths of comedy's dark side.

  8. DAFTAS 2021. Johan Ostereng.

    DAFTAS 2021 winners announced

    • News
    • 1st June 2021

    The winners of the 2021 DAFTAS Awards have been revealed. The competition sees creative teams filming spoofs of BAFTA-nominated movies.

  9. Kiri Pritchard-McLean and Stuart Goldsmith's podcasting tips

    • Video
    • Production
    • 28th May 2021

    Stand-up comedians and podcast hosts Kiri Pritchard-McLean and Stuart Goldsmith talk in this hour-long video about growing your podcast audience, how to be a good presenter, monetisation, and more.

  10. Sky Comedy REP launched to find comic plays

    • News
    • Writing
    • 28th May 2021

    Sky Studios and Birmingham Repertory Theatre have joined together to launch Sky Comedy REP. Nine writers will be selected to develop a one-act stage play.