Comedy

Shortlists announced for 2014 Edinburgh Comedy Awards
By Theo Bosanquet · 20 Aug 2014

Alex Horne, James Acaster and Sara Pascoe are among those vying for the main prize this year

Tim Vine wins Funniest Joke of the Fringe award
By Theo Bosanquet · 19 Aug 2014

Vine has become the first comic to win the prize twice

A few of my favourite Edinburgh things: Shazia Mirza
By Editorial Staff · 14 Aug 2014

The comedian and columnist on her love of fish and chips, leaky caves and Alan Carr

Alex Horne: Monsieur Butterfly (Edinburgh Fringe)
By Rosie Bannister · 13 Aug 2014

'Horne has wanted to do this show for more than a decade, and with his infectious excitement, be grateful he finally got round to it'

The Complete History of Comedy (Abridged) (Edinburgh Fringe)
By Rosie Bannister · 13 Aug 2014

The Reduced Shakespeare Company are back, doing what they do best

NewsRevue 2014 (Edinburgh Fringe)
By Rosie Bannister · 12 Aug 2014

Nick Clegg asks David Cameron to build a snowman in this year's NewsRevue

Shakespeare & Pinter complete Summer Season at Theatre by the Lake, Keswick
By Glenn Meads · 25 Jul 2014

Comedy of Errors and Old Times are the last additions to the Summer Season.

Stones in His Pockets returns for UK tour
By Editorial Staff · 10 Jul 2014

The comedy centres on the impact of a Hollywood film crew on a small Irish town

David O'Doherty (Tour - Salford)
By Geoff Hodge · 3 Feb 2014

David O'Doherty is a natural and light comedian, but short of belly laughs, says Geoff Hodge

David Baddiel: Fame: Not the Musical (Tour - Salford)
By Sara Cocker · 1 Feb 2014

Sara Cocker finds David Baddiel on form and very funny at the Lowry