Articles by Ben Venables

A Comedy Tribute That 'Could Be Good, Could Be Shit'

A Comedy Tribute That 'Could Be Good, Could Be Shit'

Judge the show by Malcolm Hardee's catchphrase. | By Ben Venables
Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Cartwheeling Comedy From Dane Baptiste

Edinburgh best newcomer nominee comes to Soho. | By Ben Venables ★★★★☆
Swinging Sex Comedy Is More Awkward Than Satirical

Swinging Sex Comedy Is More Awkward Than Satirical

Contact.com leaves us disconnected. | By Ben Venables ★★☆☆☆
Something For Everybody In The Diary Of A Nobody

Something For Everybody In The Diary Of A Nobody

Mr Pooter in a pub. | By Ben Venables ★★★★☆
Go Crazy For Comedy On The Big Screen With Loco Film Festival

Go Crazy For Comedy On The Big Screen With Loco Film Festival

See the funny side of film this weekend | By Ben Venables
The Story Behind The Set Of EastEnders

The Story Behind The Set Of EastEnders

What dramas lay behind the scenes? | By Ben Venables
Fresh Comedy In Soho To Banish Your New Year Blues

Fresh Comedy In Soho To Banish Your New Year Blues

Two fun shows from Beasts and Bec Hill. | By Ben Venables ★★★☆☆
What's Behind Pantomime?

What's Behind Pantomime?

How the theatrical tradition conquered Christmas. | By Ben Venables
A Portrait Of Photographer Idil Sukan

A Portrait Of Photographer Idil Sukan

This Comedian launch show and debut exhibition | By Ben Venables
Mark Thomas Loses A Friend To Make A Winning Play

Mark Thomas Loses A Friend To Make A Winning Play

Fractured friendship inspires brilliant new show. | By Ben Venables ★★★★☆
Geffrye Museum Conjures Ghosts Of Christmas Past

Geffrye Museum Conjures Ghosts Of Christmas Past

Transforming our ideas of tradition. | By Ben Venables
Birthday Girls Power Into Soho For Christmas

Birthday Girls Power Into Soho For Christmas

Snap up a ticket before they sell out. | By Ben Venables
Neuroscientists And Artists Team Up For Art Neuro

Neuroscientists And Artists Team Up For Art Neuro

Brain-based works in Brick Lane. | By Ben Venables
Whatever Happened To The Whitehall Farce?

Whatever Happened To The Whitehall Farce?

The history of the classic comedy form. | By Ben Venables
New Topical Comedy In Tufnell Park

New Topical Comedy In Tufnell Park

Forget HIGNFY, try WHTNEDFM? | By Ben Venables
Edinburgh Comes To London: The Fringe Goes South

Edinburgh Comes To London: The Fringe Goes South

12 Days Of Edinburgh at the Museum of Comedy. | By Ben Venables
Comedian John Kearns Returns Home To London After Edinburgh Triumph

Comedian John Kearns Returns Home To London After Edinburgh Triumph

Fringe festival winner to perform in Soho Theatre. | By Ben Venables