Tony Law

Tony Law Back At Soho Theatre

Soho Theatre continues to build on the momentum of its cracking Autumn schedule with a series of dates from Tony Law in October. Tony will be bringing his 2017 Edinburgh show Absurdity for the Common People to Soho in central London from Monday 2nd to Saturday 7th October. Fans of his comedy will [...]

September 7, 2017 // 0 Comments

Comedy Musical On Ice With Tony Law

Tony Law has partnered with the alternative comedians of the Weirdos collective to create what must surely be one of the most original and ambitious comedy projects of recent years: an ice skating musical comedy. In The Battle for Icetopia Tony and cast will skate, sing and goof their way through [...]

August 27, 2017 // 0 Comments

Katy Wix at Knock2Bag

Katy Wix is making a rare live appearance at comedy night Knock2Bag. As well as Katy Wix, the lineup includes stand-up comedians Doc Brown and Kiri Pritchard-McLean, plus sketch comedy act Goose. The event at Moth Club in Hackney is on Thursday 28th September at 7.30pm and you can buy tickets [...]

August 16, 2017 // 0 Comments

Tony Law’s Edinburgh History Tour

In addition to performing his new show Absurdity for the Common People at the Edinburgh Fringe, stand-up Tony Law is also giving a guided tour of the city. Tony Law’s History Tour will take place 10-11.30am on Tuesday 8th August and promises to be a fun exploration of Edinburgh’s [...]

August 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

Radio Show for Tony Law

Tony Law will star in a new BBC Radio 4 comedy called Tony Law: 21st Century Explorer. In the show, which is set to be recorded in front of a live studio audience this month, the Canadian comedian will be playing “a brash, fearless explorer.” It will co-star Nina Wadia and Adjoa Andoh, [...]

June 5, 2017 // 0 Comments

Podcast Highlights

So many podcasts, so little time. Here’s a handy list of British podcast episodes that feature the people we cover at TVO. The Comedian’s Comedian In this long-running podcast, stand-up comedian Stuart Goldsmith interviews fellow stand-ups about how and why they do comedy. Things [...]

April 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

Sohonions: TVO flavoured comedy at The Soho Theatre

This week sees the long-awaited London run of Katy Brand‘s critically acclaimed I Was a Teenage Christian at the Soho Theatre, with shows every night from Monday 23rd to Saturday 28th January. But this is just the start of a long run of comedy across this Winter and early Spring for the [...]

January 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Stand-Up on NextUp

Colin Hoult, Tony Law and Lou Sanders are among comedians to have their stand-up made available to watch via exciting new on-demand platform NextUp. NextUp, which is being described as a sort-of Netflix for British comedy, has launched today with dozens of stand-up specials. Along with TVO [...]

November 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

Elderflower Screening & Comedy Night

Lou Sanders, Ben Mallaby, Hannah George and Gina Lyons will be showcasing their new short film Elderflower with a screening and stand up performances at The Phoenix next Thursday, 17th November. The cast for the film includes Sheila Reid, Tom Rosenthal, Mike Wozniak, Tony Law, Marek [...]

November 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tony Law At Leicester Square Theatre

Tony Law will be bringing his 2016 Edinburgh show to the West End, with a run at the Leicester Square Theatre. The stage show, A Law Undo His-elf What Welcome, is more of what Tony does best, and will delight fans of his uniquely offbeat, non-sequitur comedy. It was well received at this [...]

September 19, 2016 // 0 Comments

Postscript: TVO at the Fringe 2016

The Edinburgh Fringe is now officially over for another year, and as the city cleans away the chaos that millions of flyers and hundreds of shows leave behind, we thought it would be a good time to reflect on TVO related involvement in an epic Fringe run. Our editor in chief, Paul Holmes, [...]

August 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

Berry on Radio 4

BBC Radio 4 has announced a raft of brand new comedy shows, one of which will star Matt Berry. On the subject of his new show, Matt Berry: My Life in Broadcast, Matt has said: “I’m very excited to be back on Radio 4, this time to present a history of some interviews I took part in, dating [...]

August 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

Anna & Katy Do The Right Thing

Panel show podcast Do The Right Thing is back, and its latest episode features great comedy duo Anna Crilly and Katy Wix. Do The Right Thing, which is hosted by Danielle Ward with team captains Michael Legge and Margaret Cabourn-Smith, is now in its sixth series and has a Sony award under its belt. [...]

August 15, 2016 // 0 Comments

Chilcot at the Fringe

Comedians including Stewart Lee and Tony Law will take part in a live reading of the Chilcot Report at the Edinburgh Fringe. The reading of the full report, which is a whopping 2.6 million words long, will begin at 6pm on Monday 8th August. It will then continue non-stop, 24 hours a day until it [...]

July 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Richard Herring Podcast Returns

Richard Herring’s Leicester Square Theatre Podcast is back and guests include some TVO favourites.  Richard Herring’s award-winning podcast series, in which the standup chats to some of the biggest names in comedy, has made a welcome return… and its 102nd episode (released today) [...]

June 22, 2016 // 0 Comments

Tony & Tom Pull The Other One

Both Tony Law and Tom Meeten will be on the bill at forthcoming comedy night Pull The Other One. Tony Law is a regular on the live circuit, while Tom’s stage appearances are (sadly) a little less frequent – however, seeing them both on the same bill is, quite frankly, unheard of! A [...]

May 17, 2016 // 0 Comments

The Fringe is coming…

Tickets for Edinburgh Fringe shows have gone on sale, and once again, a number of TVO faces are heading on up to the Scottish city throughout August. Making welcome returns after prolonged absences this year are Katy Brand and Colin Hoult – who appear with their shows I Was a Teenage [...]

April 27, 2016 // 0 Comments

Fabulously Funny Goings On In Wales

The fifth Machynlleth Comedy Festival takes place at the end of this month and, once again, it boasts the kind of line-up that’s good enough to make you weep tears of joy. The festival takes place in a handful of charming and intimate venues around Machynlleth in Wales between Friday 29th [...]

April 16, 2016 // 0 Comments

Brown, Law and Meeten go APE for S.O.S.

If you missed them on Twitter recently, Dave Brown has taken a series of comedy portraits in support of the Sumatran Orang-utan Society’s #APEril campaign. The portraits, which feature Tom Meeten and Tony Law amongst others, are a reminder that orang-utan’s share 96.4% of their DNA with humans, [...]

April 12, 2016 // 0 Comments