Tag: Comedy

This image is a screenshot from the YouTube livestream of the comedy performance.

“Give it everything I’ve got” – Salford comedians host an online comedy night

A group of Salford comedians streamed an online comedy night in an effort to provide lockdown laughs to the area. […]

Salford Mutual Aid Coalition. Photo: Sarah Whitehead, used with permission

International Moment of Laughter Day: Salford celebrates the things that made them smile in lockdown

Tomorrow’s International Moment of Laughter Day – April 14 – is going to be more important than ever in reminding us […]

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“The arts get shunned, but without them the world would be sad” – Salford University students on coping with Covid-19’s impact on the arts

Five Salford University students have come up with an innovative way to showcase local talent. Covid-19 has left unemployment for […]

Hannah Brackenbury

“It feels like a real honour to be able to perform her material and pay tribute to her in this way” – ‘Victorious’ the musical comes to Salford in April

Hannah Brackenbury will resume her on-stage tribute to the late Victoria Woods in early 2021. Brighton-based comedy songwriter and performer […]

“They would have bitten your hand off to come back” – Horrible Histories Pantomime returns to Salford

“They would have bitten your hand off to come back” – Horrible Histories Pantomime returns to Salford

Birmingham Stage Company is presenting Horrible Histories ‘Horrible Christmas’ to the AJ Bell Stadium in late December. The Pantomime group […]

The Bard of Salford himself Dr. John Cooper Clarke.
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Review: John Cooper Clarke’s memoir I Wanna Be Yours online launch

Dr. John Cooper Clarke has been forced to go digital launching his debut memoir I Wanna Be Yours via online stream on October 15th.

Review: Former BGT finalist Daliso Chaponda at The Lowry

Sunday night saw former Britain’s Got Talent finalist Daliso Chaponda leave Salford in stitches at The Lowry. The Malawian comic […]