Nathan Caton is a bona fide TV comic and virtually a household name. He spoke to Col Howarth ahead of a performance to close a four-night comedy showcase in the South Wales Valleys featuring a host of TV names and rising stars. For the pdf click here. For the online version click here.
Col Howarth had a chat with the great Canadian surrealist ahead of his visit to South Wales and the Rhondda Arts Festival in Treorchy, and before his long journey to the Edinburgh Fringe with a brand new show! For the .pdf of the article click here. For the online version click here.
Col Howarth shot some fresh Canadian breeze with the brilliant Craig Campbell who told standupforcomedy all about how his days as a rafting guide in the Canadian wilderness plus his spirit of adventure has made him one of the most sought after acts anywhere and everywhere. Click here for the .pdf and here for the online version.
Col Howarth chats to Welsh wizard Lloyd Langford ahead of the Rhondda Arts Festival in Treorchy, where he will be raising the roof at The Lion. But where did it all start? And where is it all going? And why the big face? Click here for the .pdf and here for the online version.
As the Edinburgh Fringe 2016 hurtles along, in this last of our Fringe specials Col Howarth chats with Aidan Goatley about his not one but two highly anticipated hour shows this year - The Joys of Retail and Mr Blue Sky. For the .pdf click here and for the online version click here.
Nominated for last year's Edinburgh Fringe Comedians' Choice Award for his debut show, Jordan Brookes is taking his new hour The Making Of to the fest throughout August 2016. Read this article for an insight into one of stand-up's unique voices. Click here for the .pdf and here for the online version.
In yet another Edinburgh 2016 exclusive, Robin Morgan chats to Col about his preparations for his full fest debut Robin Morgan Freeman and the effects that moving from his home town Cardiff, to that there London, has had on his stand-up career. For a .pdf click here. For the online version click here.
Archie Maddocks chats with Col Howarth about his speedy rise through the comedy ranks from his days as an actor just giving it a go, to his 2016 Edinburgh Festival debut hour Shirts vs Skins in which he looks at his perceptions of the world as seen through the eyes of someone who is mixed race. For the .pdf click here. For the online version click here!
In the first of our Edinburgh Festival specials KAREN SHERRARD pops in for a comedy catch-up ahead of her big 2016 festival debut and her WUSA grand final showdown at Cardiff's Glee Club! Karen gives us an insight into her comedy character creations as her brilliant show A Fête Worse Than Death prepares its arrival at the biggest showcase on earth! Click here for the .pdf or here ...
DREW TAYLOR is THE GRAFTER - Stand Up For Comedy had a chat with one of the hardest working newer acts on the circuit. Approaching 100 gigs as he heads into year two, with an insurance-bothering mileage clocked already and with an ever-expanding portfolio of shows as a promoter, Col picked the brains of the Welsh terrier to find out what it is like to start out on today's circuit and how to prog...