Comedy

David Trent: Digital era comedy

Chris Gray went to watch David Trent and gives his opinion on the comedian’s way of putting on a show.

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An interview with Tom Wrigglesworth

Ali Mendzil spoke to comedian, Tom Wrigglesworth about his upcoming show.

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Hobgoblin Comedy Award showcases best of Lincoln comedy

Tiernan Douieb

The second heat of the new Hobgoblin Comedy Award came to Lincoln last night, hosting some of the city’s best comedic talent.

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Comedy Festival Director talks to The Linc

In an exclusive interview with The Linc, Shaun Almey, the Director of the Lincoln Comedy Festival tells us what is on offer and why students should go along. 

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Cardinal Burns prepare for Lincoln “best of” sketch show

Cardinal Burns with dog

Gregor Smith interviews Seb Cardinal, one half of Cardinal Burns, a sketch comedy duo that found national fame in a hit Edinburgh Fringe show and two Channel 4 series.

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Re:view Joel Dommett: Practical Joker

Joel Dommett, known mostly for presenting MTV News in 2012 and a 15 minute stand-up slot on Russell Howard’s Good News, came to The Platform in Lincoln on Thursday night.

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Review: Shlomo’s Human Geekbox.

Alice Rose contributed to this report. Always be inspired by your childhood dreams. They may lead you to do something amazing. This is the view by Shlomo on his current tour, Human Geekbox, which he brought to Lincoln’s Engine Shed on Monday.

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Interview: Rob Beckett

After winning four awards in his first year alone, Rob Beckett has grown and grown in the world of stand-up comedy. And tonight, he’s in Lincoln.

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Chris Turner hoping for ‘Pretty Fly’ show in Lincoln.

Daniel Baker contributed to this report.  The line-up of Lincoln’s Comedy Festival is “good quality” this year, according to comedian Chris Turner.

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Mark Thomas and his Minor Dissents

Comedian, activist and reporter Mark Thomas is a veteran in the world of stand up. He started his career back in the 80s after making regular appearances on BBC radio 1.

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