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World Superstars of Comedy II

World Superstars of Comedy II **** 4/5 IndigO2 London SE10 Sunday 3rd November 2013 A collection of some of Black Britain’s biggest comedy stars gathered at IndigO2 to perform in a show billed as World Superstars of comedy. That’s a … Continue reading

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Stand up for the comedy school

***** Stand up for the comedy school The Comedy Store London W1 Monday 21st October 2013 An Amazing night was held, at the Comedy Store in London’s Piccadilly Circus, on 21st October 2013. The evening’s entertainment was in aid of … Continue reading

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UK Urban Web Fest 2013

UK Urban Web Fest 2013 Cineworld, Ilford, Essex IG1 Thursday 18th July 2013 It was a pleasure to attend the first UK Urban Web Fest 2013 at Cineworld, Ilford. Organised and hosted by award winning Actor and Director of ‘All About … Continue reading

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Comedy Fight Night

*** Friday 16th August 2013 York Hall Bethnal Green, London E1 Lets get ready to ruuuumble. Better watch the mic. Watch the mic. Readers. Ladies and Gentlemen, Boys and Girls, you are gathered here today to read the world exclusive, … Continue reading

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What were the judges doing? Lenny Henry fires broadside at the Baftas

In a recent interview with the Daily Telegraph, Lenny Henry bemoaned the absence of Black actors at the BAFTA Television awards of 12th May 2013. The 54-year-old told the Telegraph: “There weren’t any black people at the Baftas; there was no … Continue reading

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Mek Mi Laugh – Mother’s Day Show

Mek Mi Laugh – Mother’s Day ***** 4/5 Harrow Arts Centre Hatch End Middlesex HA5 Sunday 10th March 2013 Mothering Sunday saw the return of the popular Mek Mi Laugh show to Harrow Arts Centre. As usual it showcased well established … Continue reading

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Look Black in Laughter

Look Black in Laughter *** 3/5 Hackney Empire London E8 2nd September 2012 The stars of yesteryear and today gathered for one night only for a nostalgic trip down memory lane at Hackney Empire. The show formed part of the … Continue reading

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The Real McCoy 21st Anniversary Celebration

The Real McCoy 21st Anniversary Celebration ***** 5/5 Will there ever be another Black  sit-com, return of or replacement for the Real McCoy?                   27th April 2012 BBC Radio Theatre, Broadcasting House, London W1 It was an honour to receive an invite to … Continue reading

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Black Comedy Awards 2012 Review

Tiemo Entertainments Black Comedy Awards 2012  By Janet Wainana, UKENTV, 6th April 2012 The Black Comedy Awards Ceremony at The Bloomsbury theatre, Wednesday 4th April 2012, was a fantastic showcase of Black Comedians. The ceremony was ably hosted by Rudi Lickwood. Rudi … Continue reading

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YolanDa Brown – April Showers, May Flowers

YolanDa Brown – April Showers, May Flowers  *** [3.5/5]   Romance in the air. HMV Hammersmith Apollo, Friday 17th February 2012   After a hard week’s work, having a good night out is what many of us look forward to … Continue reading

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