British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 9

  1. The Dos and Don'ts of Podcasting from Release The Clowns

    • Article
    • Production
    • 17th February 2020

    Nick Hildred and Alex Marion from Release The Clowns Sketch Comedy Podcast offer some great tips on setting up and maintaining a comedy podcast.

  2. Peter Hayward wins Sitcom Geeks Script Challenge

    • News
    • Writing
    • 15th February 2020

    Night Crew, Peter Hayward's comedy set on a space ship, has won the first BCG Pro Sitcom Geeks Script Challenge.

  3. Saskia Schuster.

    ITV comedy boss Saskia Schuster exits

    • News
    • 12th February 2020

    ITV's comedy boss Saskia Schuster is leaving the broadcaster to work for production company Fulwell 73.

  4. Making movies with friends

    • Article
    • Production
    • 10th February 2020

    Director Jay Stern talks about making low-budget independent feature Say My Name with friends including screenwriter Deborah Frances-White.

  5. LBGTQ+ comedy competition opens for entry

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 7th February 2020

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    Entries have opened for this year's Comedy Bloomers LGBTQ+ New Comedian of the Year competition.

  6. Is Comedy a Londoner's Game?

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 7th February 2020

    We often hear it said that, to make it as a stand-up comedian, you need to move to London. Is that true? What are the pros and cons of making your base in the capital? Becca Moody investigates...

  7. Nathaniel Tapley. Copyright: Idil Sukan.

    My Comedy Career: Nathaniel Tapley

    • Article
    • 6th February 2020

    Comedian, writer and producer Nathaniel Tapley has some advice on working with as many people as possible, and ensuring you retain ownership of your comedy projects.

  8. Image shows from L to R: Larry Budd, Paul Dunphy.

    New Northern prod co launches

    • Article
    • 3rd February 2020

    A new production company has launched today in Leeds. Northern Imposters create and produce northern comedy.

  9. BCG Pro Production Award open for entries

    • News
    • Production
    • 2nd February 2020

    This opportunity/event has now finished/closed.

    The first of the BCG Pro Talent Awards is now open for entries. The Production Award aims to recognise the work of producers, directors and other creators. The prize includes a placement with a top production company.

  10. The Secret Reviewer.

    The Secret Reviewer #11: Switching It Off

    • Article
    • 1st February 2020

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: Can being a critic ruin your life?