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Blackwood Scores Wembley Hat-trick

Comedy’s coming home to Wembley Black Comedy Awards Ceremony 2013 Crystal Banqueting Halls Wembley, London Thursday 19th December 2013 The BLACK COMEDY AWARDS 2013 took place on Thursday 19th December 2013 in Wembley. It was a very special year for … Continue reading

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Book a Comedienne … You what? Are you ‘avin a larf?

Why would anyone want to book or see a female Comedienne? Or Pilot, Engineer, mechanic or Cabbie for that matter?  It’s not a job for women is it?  Tell that to Gina Yashere, Jo Brand, Joan Rivers, Sarah Milligan, Shappi … Continue reading

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Are Black Women Beyond a Joke?

Are Black women beyond a joke? There. I said it, but before I answer the question, let´s focus on what it looks like on the surface. To be precise I’m curious as to why there seem to be so few … Continue reading

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Top 10 Black Comedians to look out for in 2014

Top 10 Up and Coming Black Comedians to look out for in 2014  1. Trevor Noah South Africa’s biggest comedy star Trevor Noah, first came to prominence in Britain in 2012 with sell out appearances at The Edinburgh Fringe for … Continue reading

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Felix Dexter Obituary

26th July 1961 – 18th October 2013 Deceased Aged 52. Like many, many lovers of comedy, I was stunned and very saddened on Friday 18th October 2013 to hear of the death, from myeloma cancer, of Comedian and Actor Felix Dexter. … Continue reading

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Rice n Peas n Caviar!

 *** The Lamp Tavern Birmingham Birmingham Comedy Festival 5th October 2013 “Wolverhampton’s unexploded comedy time-bomb, Linda Hargreaves, detonates during the Birmingham Comedy Festival in her one-woman show. In Rice n Peas n Caviar Linda wants to introduce us to her … Continue reading

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