News/editor’s blog

Snow joke! (No, really)

Snow snow snow, oh what fun, what a great laugh let’s all take the day off and not contribute to our crippled economy, right? WRONG. Snow is BAD and must be STOPPED. It kills old people and, worse still, London’s comedy nights. London is Funny will be keeping as up-to-date as possible with all the(…)

Help comedy shine in 2009

Ahoy there London comedy fans, happy new year to you all from London is Funny! Well crash bang wallop what an autumn for fans of big-name comedy. London’s arenas and theatres and apollos played host to, among others, Eddie Izzard, Bill Bailey, Sarah Silverman (for a few minutes), Dylan Moran, Lee Evans, Chris Rock and(…)

A Welcome

Two hundred-odd venues, a couple of thousand operating comedians, but not one website dedicated to the London comedy scene? Why not? Because the world’s a crazy, crazy place, my friends. This where LondonisFunny comes in. Solely about comedy, solely about London. And in late noughties, if the bank manager doesn’t get you, the increasingly pissed(…)

Something for the weekend, comedy fans

If you fancy a comedy club this weekend, here are LiF’s top 5 tips – including Pete Firman, Isy Suttie and Carl Donnelly Friday/Saturday – the Boat Show Bobbing up and down on the Tattershall Castle boat/venue will be Al Barrie, Joe Lycett, Jeff Innocent and MC David Whitney.  Saturday – The Saturday Night Show(…)