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The Arthur Smith Extended Interview

The Arthur Smith Extended Interview

Arthur Smith is one of those comedian’s comedians. He is the voice of comedy on BBC Radio 4 Extra and his book, My Name is Daphne Fairfax is considered, by many, a classic. Due to space restrictions, Martin Walker’s laughing has been edited out of their wide ranging interview… Continue Reading

Brighton Fringe Top 10 Stand-Up Shows

Brighton Fringe Top 10 Stand-Up Shows

Brighton is a lovely place. Gorgeous beach, beautiful people and a fabulous nightlife. For the month of May it also offers the largest open access festival in England. Stand-up comedy editor, Martin Walker, picks out eleven funny shows for this rather inaccurately titled top ten list. Continue Reading

The Andrew Doyle Three Minute Interview

The Andrew Doyle Three Minute Interview

This year, Andrew Doyle is bringing his third stand-up set to the Edinburgh Fringe. His adaptation of Terry Pratchett’s sixteenth ‘Discworld’ novel, ‘Soul Music’ will be performed at the Rose Theatre, Kingston, in August. His play ‘The Second Mr Bailey’ - broadcast on BBC Radio 4 - is available on iTunes. Continue Reading

Eight Alternative Scots

Eight Alternative Scots

In the run up to the Glasgow Comedy Festival, which starts this weekend, Martin Walker picks eight comedians that he thinks deserve more television exposure. Continue Reading

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