While still game for a laugh, Jane McCarry is happy to spread her wings and show there’s more to her than being Scotland’s top nosey neighbour, writes Susan Welsh
Whatever the weather holds, the outlook is sunny for the Highlands and islands this year, thanks to a host of top-class entertainment and events taking place, writes Susan Welsh
Get ready for a ‘lovely jubbly’ night out in Strathpeffer, writes Susan Welsh
When does your weekend start? I don’t really have weekends with this job. That’s not to say I don’t get drunk and have fun. I do. But on weekends I’m normally gigging until about 11pm, so sometimes I want to get drunk, and other times I want to go to bed. But on tour I also have lots of midweek gigs, so it’s the same thing. I’ll accidentally get drunk on a Wednesday if the audience are particularly fun.
James Rampton caught up with Andy Parsons ahead of the comedian’s visit to Aberdeen
Next week, Michael McIntyre will head to Aberdeen to do what he does best: stand-up comedy.
Your Weekend speaks to funnyman James Acaster as he prepares to take his newest offering, Represent, to the Granite City
One of the best-loved comedians and writers on TV, Andy Hamilton, makes it a family affair for his shows in Inverness and Aberdeen next week, writes Susan Welsh
Brian Donaldson speaks to chatty man Alan Carr as he prepares to bring his Yap, Yap, Yap! tour to the Granite City
As north-east based Myrtle Productions prepare for the Edinburgh Fringe, Laura Redpath speaks to creator Jennie Chalmers to find out how it all started
Tired of the rubbish weather we’re having this summer? In need of a laugh to take your mind off the complete and utter lack of sun we are getting this fine July? Head down to the Blue Lamp, in Aberdeen, on Saturday, August 1, where the Breakneck Comedy team will have you in stitches.
Punslinger Tim Vine is back on the road for the first time in four years with a brand-new stand-up show, new jokes, silly songs and – as if that weren’t enough – twitchy dancing.
Susan Welsh enjoys a brush with one of the biggest small stars of showbusiness, Basil Brush
The Jeffrey Lane musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, which was due to be performed at His Majesty's Theatre in Aberdeen next week, has been cancelled.
Possessor of one of the best-known faces, and a razor-sharp wit, comedian Jeremy Hardy has left the confines of the TV and radio studios and is doing what he enjoys best once more, touring the country and making people laugh.
“Ma’am” is not a word usually described as a cool one, but Reginald D. Hunter can make anything sound cool, as Cheryl Livingstone was to find out
Cheryl Livingstone speaks to Des Clarke about his return to stand-up and the Highland capital
Cheryl Livingstone speaks to Ruby Wax about her new show, which is an exploration into everyone’s minds
Ahead of his hilarious improvisation shows in Aberdeen and Inverness in May, Have I Got News For You funnyman Paul Merton talks to Andrew Youngson about the joys of unpreparedness
The sequel to the hilarious, adults-only comedy show 51 Shades of Maggie is about to descend on Inverness and is proving so popular that an extra performance has been added to the schedule.
Funny lady Susan Calman is heading north this month. She shares a word or two with Your Weekend ahead of her Inverness and Aberdeen gigs
Susan Welsh talks hearing aids, Jeremy Clarkson and knackered knees with comedian Stewart Lee in the run-up to his forthcoming tour date in Inverness
James Rampton enjoys a yap with comedian Alan Carr
As animation fans flock to see Shaun The Sheep on the big screen, we take a peek behind the scenes at Aardman Studios. We won’t bleat on about it, but it was rather good...
Comedian Patrick Monahan will bring his brand-new, energetically witty family show to Aberdeen on Saturday, February 14, and to Elgin on Sunday, February 15.
First they tackled history, then the Bible. Now, comedy theatre company the Reduced Shakespeare Company tackles the subject it was born to reduce in size – comedy itself.
Looking for a chuckle for Valentine's? Look no further than Creo Events' Ultimate Valentine at Aberdeen's Beach Ballroom on Thursday, February 12.
Ahead of his trip up north, bekilted comedian Craig Hill discusses with Andrew Youngson where he finds comedy inspiration
Comic stand-up and screen star Omid Djalili chats to Your Weekend about the dangers of believing your own hype
Get ready for Aberdeen’s packed 2015 programme of sights and sounds. Andrew Youngson reports
Get ready for Inverness and the Highlands’ packed 2015 programme of sights and sounds, writes Susan Welsh
While thoughts are focused currently on Christmas Day, there’s still plenty of red-letter days to come before 2015, writes Susan Welsh