Tony Law

Be Alternative This Tuesday

The second series of The Alternative Comedy Experience, curated by Stewart Lee, will be hitting our screens this Tuesday – and it will be featuring a few TVO faces. The new 13-part series will reflect the format of series one, having also been filmed at The Stand in Edinburgh. Once [...]

July 11, 2014 // 0 Comments

TVOers On Tour

With the Edinburgh Festival looming, the time has come for preview season to hit the land, and a number of TVO regulars – some of which are usually confined to the London area – are out and about and possibly in your area! First up, Dan Clark will be previewing his Edinburgh show Me, [...]

July 7, 2014 // 0 Comments

On Yer Bike, Tony!

Tony Law has become the new face of Halfords in a series of online films for the chain of bike shops. He stars as a ‘bike whisperer’ in a campaign which went live on Halfords’ YouTube channel this week. The ads are shot in a documentary style and show Law interacting with real [...]

July 3, 2014 // 0 Comments

The Edinburgh Fringe Approaches

For three weeks every year thousands of shows from the worlds of comedy, theatre and anything else you can think of descend on Edinburgh for the largest arts festival in the world. The full programme for the Edinburgh Fringe 2014 has now been launched and of course there are many TVO regulars [...]

June 17, 2014 // 0 Comments

Stand And Deliver!

Any keen comedy fan will know it has been some time since a regular print-based publication on the comedic landscape  graced the shelves of newsagents and book stores across the land. The 1990s saw a few short lived publications, but beyond that, only Harry Deansway’s sorely missed, self [...]

May 19, 2014 // 0 Comments

Kevin’s Busy Schedule

We all know that Kevin Eldon is a busy man, with appearances on many TV and radio shows, but you can also see him live in a number of shows in the next couple of months. On 17th April you can see him at Mostly Comedy at the Market Theatre in Hitchin, where he will be joined by Bec Hill and [...]

April 6, 2014 // 1 Comment

TVO Radio

A couple of TVO favourites have been on BBC Radio 4 this week. First off, Katy Brand was a guest on The News Quiz on Friday, with Sandi Toksvig. The topical news quiz takes a satirical look at the latest news. You can catch-up on the show on BBC iPlayer. On Saturday, Tony Law was a guest of [...]

April 6, 2014 // 0 Comments

ACMS Returns!

The Alternative Comedy Memorial Society, or ACMS, returns for a new run of shows at the Soho Theatre next month and Tony Law and Aisling Bea will be performing. ACMS is a new material night for both established and newer acts and encourages comedians to try out their more experimental material. The [...]

February 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

Invisible Dot Round-Up!

As more and more shows are getting announced  for King’s Cross venue, the Invisible Dot, more and more TVO names are being added to the bills. Here’s a round-up. First off, this Sunday sees a band of established comedians coming together for an ‘anything goes’ new material [...]

February 14, 2014 // 0 Comments

Leicester Comedy Festival Countdown!

With just three days to go before the event kicks off, we thought we’d bring you the lowdown on the many TVO names that can be caught at Dave’s Leicester Comedy Festival this month. Having been oddly quiet of late, Colin Hoult is bringing two shows to the festival. First up is a work in [...]

February 3, 2014 // 1 Comment

The Tony Law Tape

A raw edit of an aborted radio pilot featuring Tony Law has emerged online. Produced in collaboration with comic John Luke Roberts, The Tony Law Tape finds that giant, history-straddling legend of a man they call ToneZone deep in conversation with Roberts on his life, achievements and [...]

December 19, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Alternative Comedy Experience On DVD Now!

Series One of The Alternative Comedy Experience – featuring a smattering of TVO regulars and wider universe friends – is now available on dvd. The twelve part series, which aired on Comedy Central earlier this year, was curated by stand-up legend Stewart Lee, who is currently wowing [...]

November 18, 2013 // 1 Comment

Tony Travels For Fairtrade

Tony Law is fronting a new campaign for Fairtrade. The Power of You promotional campaign sees Tony and a companion, Hannah, travelling around the world to discover what choosing Fairtrade means to farmers in developing countries. And you could go there too! If you can guess where Tony and Hannah [...]

October 7, 2013 // 0 Comments

Tony Law Returns To Buzzcocks

Monday’s installment of Never Mind The Buzzcocks will feature a return visit from Tony Law. The brilliant stand-up, and Ealing Live veteran, also appeared on the show last year in what may possibly be the most perfect team line-up ever – Noel Fielding, Tony, and incredible singer [...]

October 4, 2013 // 0 Comments

Law’s Viking Quiz

Tony Law has occasionally hinted at his (slight dubious) Pirate/Viking ancestry. Now, in honour of the fact, he’s set a Viking quiz for the readers of Time Out’s website. The short quiz provides a handy taster of the weirdy way that Law’s mind works, although be warned that its [...]

July 30, 2013 // 0 Comments

The Law Of Elephants

GoFasterStripe have released a rather spectacular slice of Tony Law in action – a rollicking twenty minutes of stand-up material from the climax of his forthcoming dvd Maximum Nonsense. The surreal stand-up and Ealing Live veteran is currently preparing for his Edinburgh run and UK tour of [...]

July 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

Law On Tour

For a wee while we’ve been making excited squeaks about occasional one-off Tony Law gigs ahead of his Edinburgh Fringe stint in August. Now, however, we can bellow with utter joy at the news of an full Law tour this Autumn! Tony will be taking his Nonsense Overdrive show around the UK, [...]

July 10, 2013 // 4 Comments

Onion Fringes: Part 2 – Tony Law: Nonsense Overdrive

The Edinburgh Fringe is almost upon us, with a host of TVO favourites set to descend upon the city between 2nd and 26th August.  In the build up, we’re bringing you a great show to go and see every weekday – from our regulars to shows beyond the usual confines of Onion Land. [...]

July 3, 2013 // 4 Comments

News Breaks The Law… And The Wix, Too!

Katy Wix and Tony Law are guests on Alex Horne’s new topical podcast, Alex Horne Breaks The News. The audio series produced by freeview comedy channel Dave, is a ridiculous look at current news stories, with musical numbers and silly moments galore.  Each weekly show sees Alex joined by [...]

May 21, 2013 // 0 Comments

Forged Hope

The latest installment in the gloriously silly web series The Day They Came To Suck Out Our Brains has emerged online. This week’s episode from the minds of Bob Pipe, James Wren and Phil Whelans features the return of the latter and Richard Glover, with more brain sucking victims [...]

May 10, 2013 // 1 Comment