British Comedy Guide

Inside Track Page 9

  1. Charlotte Lewis new head of comedy at Objective Fiction

    • News
    • Production
    • 4th December 2020

    GameFace producer Charlotte Lewis has been appointed head of comedy at production company Objective Fiction.

  2. Carla Speight.

    My Comedy Career: Carla Speight

    • Article
    • 4th December 2020

    Photographer, publicist, writer, agent and promoter Carla Speight talks about how tenacity, resilience and self confidence are vital attributes to have as a freelancer working in comedy.

  3. BCG Pro Performance Award 2020 finalists revealed

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 2nd December 2020

    Brandon Burke, Suchandrika Chakrabarti, Liz Guterbock, Benjamin Lovell, Stuart Mitchell and Luke Rollason have been declared as the finalists in the inaugural BCG Pro Talent Awards for Performance.

  4. The Secret Reviewer #21: Offensive Tactics

    • Article
    • Performance
    • 1st December 2020

    Every month our clandestine critic reveals the murky truths behind that infamous trade, and live comedy generally. This month: Is upsetting everyone a decent career move?

  5. Steven Dick & Chris Grady on comedy writing

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 30th November 2020

    Comedy writers Steven Dick and Chris Grady, the creators of radio sitcom Saddled, offer up some great tips on creating characters.

  6. Grace Mulvey awarded Galton & Simpson Bursary 2020

    • Article
    • Writing
    • 27th November 2020

    Grace Mulvey has been announced as the 2020 recipient of the Galton & Simpson Bursary for Comedy Writing.

  7. NextUp offers venues free streaming technology

    • Article
    • Production
    • 24th November 2020

    Online comedy platform NextUp is offering to install streaming technology into at least 10 comedy clubs for free.

  8. How to pitch TV comedy: Iain Coyle

    • Article
    • Production
    • 20th November 2020

    From starting out as Jonathan Ross's tea boy to writing for Shooting Stars to becoming Head of Comedy Entertainment at UKTV, Iain Coyle details the unconventional and serendipitous road he took and how you can successfully pitch your comedy projects.

  9. Paul Kerensa.

    My Comedy Career: Paul Kerensa

    • Article
    • 19th November 2020

    To make it full-time in comedy you need to work hard and be adaptable. Stand-up comedian and comedy writer Paul Kerensa's brilliant answers to our My Comedy Career questions really emphasise that point.

  10. How to Home-Stream: Bilal Zafar

    • Article
    • Production
    • 16th November 2020

    It's a special Lockdown 2 edition of our home-streaming guide. Bilal Zafar has really thrived online this year, and talks Twitch tips, promo clips, tech essentials and - most importantly - getting interactive.