Arnab Chanda

Arnab’s Back!

If you’re a relative newcomer to the fine comedy scene we write about, it’s unlikely that you’ll have had the pleasure of seeing Arnab Chanda live. If you have, you’ll know why we’re so flipping excited about his two forthcoming work-in-progress shows! After a hiatus [...]

November 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Spooky Onions: TVO Favourites at Halloween

Ghosts and ghouls are on the prowl this weekend, as Halloween approaches on Monday evening, and everyone gets to play ‘Count The Harley Quinn Costumes’ in their nightclub of choice. Yes, it’s time for some grisly fancy dress, far too many sweets, and some kick-arse horror movies [...]

October 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Halloween Shorts for TVO Regulars

A bevvy of TVO regulars are part of a number of incredible talents making the latest batch of Comedy Shorts for Sky Arts this Halloween. Spencer Millman‘s new production company Guilty Party Pictures, formed this time last year, are making their official debut with three of the shorts in [...]

September 28, 2016 // 0 Comments

Luxury Gallery, Ooh-Yeah!

Suck my beans! Luxury Comedy officially launched last night, and with Episode Two now on 4oD, there’s still lots we have to share with you as the series progresses. For starters, there’s our making of featurette: a rough-n-ready rumble-tumble through the madness of filming Luxury [...]

August 1, 2014 // 0 Comments

Hunderbafta… With Alan Partridge.

No, it’s not the title of another useless television pitch by yer man Alan, but the news that TVO’s top hitters are up for yet more gongs – this time at the BAFTA Television Awards. The seemingly never ending cycle of BAFTA award ceremonies is no bad thing when the likes [...]

April 9, 2013 // 0 Comments

Chanda In Manhattan & McNeill Goes To Dinner!

Arnab Chanda is the guest on this week’s Film Fandango podcast. The regular comedy show which discusses new releases and classic films features Danielle Ward, David Reed & Marek Larwood – all magnificently funny people in their own right.  Their promise each week is not to [...]

January 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

Tough Crowd

Tough Crowd, the latest photo exhibition by Dave Brown, opens today at The Strand Gallery in central London. A collection of portraits capturing the very essence of the lonely, fragile comedian, the exhibition is in aid of the brilliant Afrikids and features a whole host of famous names [...]

December 5, 2012 // 1 Comment

Rich Pickings & Glad Tidings

Can you think of anything better than a December Rich Fulcher gig? How about two December Rich Fulcher gigs…because Rich will be performing in London on both 6th and 23rd December! You can catch him first at the Advent Calender Special at Kings Place, where he’ll be performing with the [...]

November 15, 2012 // 1 Comment

Tiny Acts In Soho

Rich Fulcher‘s 2011 Edinburgh Festival show Tiny Acts of Rebellion is coming to the Soho Theatre for a short run in January. Rich’s unpredictable, interactive stand-up show is adapted from his book of the same name, and features Arnab Chanda alongside Rich. The show is described as [...]

November 14, 2011 // 1 Comment

MasterChef: The Profezzionals

Another great sketch from the BBC Nought team has emerged online featuring a whole host of Booshniverse names. The latest show to come under the fire of the minds of Tom Meeten and James Bachman is Masterchef, with the pair as Michael Roux Jr and Greg Wallace, setting a tough challenge for their [...]

August 12, 2011 // 1 Comment

A Message From Rich Fulcher

Rich Fulcher has a very special message for all of our peelers, especially those planning on attending the Edinburgh Festival. As Rich says above, Tiny Acts Of Rebellion is to appear every night at 8:30pm at the Gilded Balloon Teviot in the heart of Edinburgh, between 3rd and 28th August [except [...]

July 19, 2011 // 2 Comments

TVO Crawls

You may remember not too long ago, Camden Town was flooded with comics for the first ever Comedy Crawl. You could weave in and out of the wide selection of pubs and bars Camden has to offer to see your favourite comedians, maybe even discover the next big thing and of course, enjoy a chilled pint [...]

June 14, 2011 // 1 Comment

Fulchfest: Mad World

Last night saw the first ever Fulchfest, Rich Fulcher’s monthly comedy and music extravaganza at the Bull & Gate.  For any of our peelers not geographically close enough or amphibious enough to brave a wet Saturday night in Kentish Town, fret not, because 3 of our trusty Velveteers were [...]

October 3, 2010 // 5 Comments

Saturday Night Fulchfest!

The Velvet Onion is pleased to announce that Rich Fulcher will now be entertaining the crowds of ol’ London town on a monthly basis at his brand new club night! Starting October 2nd, Rich will be bringing Fulchfest to The Bull And Gate in Kentish Town on the first Saturday of every month. [...]

September 16, 2010 // 0 Comments