Articles by Ben Venables

Fringe Favourite Spencer Jones Props Up In Soho

Fringe Favourite Spencer Jones Props Up In Soho

Physical and prop comedy show that wowed Edinburgh. | By Ben Venables
London Destroyed As Danger Mouse Returns In Triumph

London Destroyed As Danger Mouse Returns In Triumph

New era for London's favourite cartoon. | By Ben Venables
How To Create A Comedy Idiot

How To Create A Comedy Idiot

John Finnemore on bringing his radio character to the stage. | By Ben Venables
From Cancer To Comedy: Meet Beth Vyse

From Cancer To Comedy: Meet Beth Vyse

The comedian's hit show is raw, honest and funny. | By Ben Venables
How London's Housing Crisis Created A One-Star Show

How London's Housing Crisis Created A One-Star Show

When Diane Spencer met Nancy Dell'Olio. | By Ben Venables
Only Fools And Horses Gets The Weirdos' Treatment

Only Fools And Horses Gets The Weirdos' Treatment

Museum of Comedy stages sitcom-inspired play. | By Ben Venables
Where To Find Edinburgh Award-Winning Comedy In London

Where To Find Edinburgh Award-Winning Comedy In London

Hagen, Simmons and Gadd. | By Ben Venables
Muslim-Jewish Theatre Group Celebrates 10 Years Together

Muslim-Jewish Theatre Group Celebrates 10 Years Together

Come In! Sit Down! with MUJU Crew. | By Ben Venables
Meet Monte The Poster Pooch For London's Cycle Hire

Meet Monte The Poster Pooch For London's Cycle Hire

Model mutt is also social care volunteer. | By Ben Venables
Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Two Very Different Jailbirds Break Out At Soho Theatre

Missing these would be criminal. | By Ben Venables ★★★★☆
When FA Cup Finals Were A Picnic In Crystal Palace Park

When FA Cup Finals Were A Picnic In Crystal Palace Park

It wasn't always about Wembley. | By Ben Venables
When Old Harrovians And Old Etonians Ruled The FA Cup

When Old Harrovians And Old Etonians Ruled The FA Cup

The early history of the FA Cup | By Ben Venables
Why Every Body Is Beach Beautiful

Why Every Body Is Beach Beautiful

Juliette Burton on docu-comedy show Look At Me. | By Ben Venables
Angry Brigade Blasts Into Bush Theatre

Angry Brigade Blasts Into Bush Theatre

James Graham's play has panoramic political vision. | By Ben Venables ★★★★☆
Poulet Packs A Punch In Ravenhill's Sharp Satire

Poulet Packs A Punch In Ravenhill's Sharp Satire

Product arrives at Arcola Theatre. | By Ben Venables ★★★★☆
Matchbox Theatre Fails To Ignite

Matchbox Theatre Fails To Ignite

24 playlets by Michael Frayn in Hampstead. | By Ben Venables ★★☆☆☆
1940s Fancy Dress Fundraiser In East End's Oldest Cinema

1940s Fancy Dress Fundraiser In East End's Oldest Cinema

Bethnal Green disaster remembered. | By Ben Venables
Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Immigrant Diaries: How To Pakora Lunch

Shared stories at Southbank Centre. | By Ben Venables