Category Archives: Comedy Reviews 2016

Sunny Side up for Dane McKenzie with Sunny D

TV Rating: ***** BBC 3 and i-player November 2016 BBC The second series of Sunny D starring Dane Baptiste featured as part of the Black and British season on BBC3 which commenced last month. The story line is essentially about … Continue reading

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Is Stand Up and TV Comedy just too Middle Class?

Comedy, Class and Offence Beyond a Joke: Comedy, Identity and Offence series Part 1 Wednesday 12th October 2016 Newton North, Hamilton Centre Brunel University London The Centre for Comedy Studies Research (CCSR), lead by its founder and Brunel University Lecturer, … Continue reading

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Cake, Candles and Comedy

#The Laugh Society Star rating: **** Harrow Arts Centre Uxbridge Road, Hatch End, Middlesex HA5 Saturday 1st October 2016 After a long 7 month break since their last show in March 2016 #The Laugh Society was back with the funnies in … Continue reading

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Noble in the Bunker

Comedy Bunker Star rating: ** Ruislip Golf Club West Ruislip HA4 Sunday 18th September 2016 In what can best be described as Ross Noble’s weird hour, like a mad pilot he took his audience on numerous flights of fancy largely … Continue reading

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Dave Chappelle Bans Mobile Phones in Brixton

Star Rating **** Dave Chappelle Bans Mobile Phones in Brixton and Camden Town Electric Brixton London SW2 Tuesday 6th September 2016 Having never before undertaken a UK tour, last year Dave Chappelle performed seven eagerly anticipated sold out Hammersmith Apollo … Continue reading

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Tony Marrese and Reginald D Hunter at Comedy Bunker

If you like variety when it comes to comedy, then the final Comedy Bunker show of the season provided a truly entertaining multi-pack of comedic styles. From the outstandingly creative, original and very funny compere Tony Marrese to the unique … Continue reading

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Upfront Comedy from 6 Non-Blondes

Star rating: **** Upfront Comedy at Tricycle Theatre Kilburn, London NW6 Sunday 6th March 2016 A mature and varied comedy line up took to the Tricycle stage to deliver a Mother’s Day show for the people of Kilburn. Did they … Continue reading

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