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You have to be joking? Alexander Fox

February 9, 2018

The joke that you loved but no one else did? “Intonation is very important. I can’t stress that enough.” Gutted – but unfortunately there’s not really time during my show to go into the International […]

You have to be joking? Olga Koch

February 8, 2018

The joke that you loved but no one else did?  Do vegans wear turtlenecks?  The joke that worked but you are not so proud that it had? Any of my “easy” material on being Russian […]

Under The Radar – Stuart Goldsmith

February 5, 2018

At Short Com, we like to celebrate cultural highlights that are lurking just under the radar. So we’ve asked the award winning Stuart Goldsmith to share and celebrate a list of his cultural hidden gems. […]

February 2018

January 27, 2018

In the first of our what to look forward to guide, we take a look at some of the prospective film titles being released this February. Film 15:17 to Paris. Diehard US patriot and veteran […]

In Search of Something – A film guide

September 25, 2017

The great beyond, the itch that can’t be scratched, sometimes there’s a burning will just to go on a journey you don’t know where or why but somewhere down that path the hope of finding […]

Short com Podcast: Harriet Kemsley

September 19, 2017

Anne Klein chinwagged with Harriet Kemsley during the Edinburgh Fringe about her route into comedy, acting and her Viceland show Bobby and Harriet Get Married before the Scottish rain ripped open.

Short Com Podcast: Barry Ferns

September 14, 2017

Anne Klein sat down with regular white trash Barry Ferns during the Edinburgh Fringe and asked him about his pathway into comedy.

Bilal Zafar – Biscuit

August 30, 2017

This is possibly the most charming show available in the free fringe this year. In fact, possibly the Fringe. The story of Zafar’s love life and gripes with tradition and the modern world are told […]

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