Alice Jones is Deputy Arts Editor of The Independent.
21 August 2014 03:17 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: The show picks up where last year's What Would Beyonce Do left off
20 August 2014 03:18 PM
They are the kind of comedy shows to make timid audience members yearn for the days when interaction meant a bit of banter about their hometown or haircut; the kind which elevate mocking the crowd into an artform, and come with a delirium-inducing dose of fear that it could be you.
Tim Vine, winner of the Funniest Joke of the Fringe award: 'making a quip as funny as possible is an art'
19 August 2014 07:29 PM
Writing one-liners is a serious business.
19 August 2014 04:08 PM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: It will not be long before Baptiste is on Mock the Week or similar
18 August 2014 08:04 PM
Television's retired attack dog spins a silver wheel in theatrical production
18 August 2014 03:00 PM
Alice Jones has noticed odd clusters of former careers among comedians
18 August 2014 09:51 AM
Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2014: 'This is Pascoe at her peak'
Sirens, Summerhall and Travesti, Pleasance Dome, reviews: 'Feminism is clearly having a moment in the limelight'
18 August 2014 09:41 AM
Edinburgh Festival 2014: 'Two shows tackle the question of what it's like to be a woman in oddly similar style'
16 August 2014 12:31 AM
'My dad's a proper family man... he’s got three of them'
15 August 2014 07:30 PM
More often than not, killing a show off early is the kindest thing you can do
Street preacher quoting from the Bible fined for calling homosexuality an 'abomination'
Katie Hopkins attacked me on Twitter — so I reported her to the police for inciting racial hatred
Woman filmed launching racist tirade against men on the Tube for speaking in 'own lingo'
David Cameron calls Labour 'hopeless, sneering socialists' while announcing 7-day NHS plans
Revealed: Putin's army of pro-Kremlin bloggers
Katie Hopkins reported to the police for race hatred by Labour MP Simon Danczuk after tweet about Pakistani men
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