Daniel Kitson

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Dot. Dot. Dot. review – Daniel Kitson's unkempt everyman charts the strangest of years
The comedian – on a solo tour of UK theatres – finds warm and funny layers of humanity in the small details of everyday lives

Mark Fisher

02, Nov, 2020 @9:15 PM

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'Canary in the coalmine': Scarborough's Stephen Joseph theatre reopens for autumn
John Godber’s B&B drama – performed by the playwright, with his family – launches programme that includes one-woman Christmas show

Chris Wiegand

19, Aug, 2020 @12:47 PM

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The 50 best comedians of the 21st century
From apocalyptic standup Frankie Boyle to the many hilarious faces of Tina Fey, Steve Coogan, Sharon Horgan and Kristen Wiig, we present the funniest people of the era

Hannah J Davies, Paul Fleckney, Harriet Gibsone, Brian Logan and Stuart Heritage

18, Sep, 2019 @2:45 PM

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Daniel Kitson review – seat-of-the-pants caper funnier than it has any right to be
Kitson delivers a last-minute set of quarter-baked routines, but it’s still a pleasure to be entertained by his unique humour

Brian Logan

06, Aug, 2019 @11:20 AM

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Keep review – want a list of every single thing in Daniel Kitson's house?
The standup and storyteller sets out to list all 20,000 of his possessions in a show that misfires despite some delightful apercus

Brian Logan

10, Jan, 2019 @1:16 PM

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The week in radio and podcasts: Mental Health Minute; Chris Hawkins; Jo Whiley and Simon Mayo; British podcast awards and more
Mental health awareness week brought insights, Whiley and Mayo got off to a shaky start and gongs went to the best of UK podcasters

Miranda Sawyer

20, May, 2018 @6:00 AM

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Christie, Kitson and an unholy cabaret: the best comedy shows this Christmas
Bridget Christie promises a night of hope and despair, Daniel Kitson serves up a heartwarmer and Lucy McCormick delivers a trash take on the New Testament. Here are the funniest festive gigs

Brian Logan

02, Dec, 2017 @6:00 AM

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Daniel Kitson can’t reclaim a racist word he’s never been the target of | Nosheen Iqbal
Comedian’s use of the P-word was designed to show how attitudes have changed – but standups pushing boundaries don’t have the right to be offensive

Nosheen Iqbal

19, Jul, 2017 @5:08 PM

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Daniel Kitson review – warts-and-all comedy is crammed with gags
Kitson’s observations on everything from rough sleeping to sheep farming are beautifully crafted in a set that – with some polish – should be extraordinary

Brian Logan

13, Jul, 2017 @11:59 AM

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The must-see standup of summer 2017: Daniel Kitson, Sara Pascoe, Rob Delaney and more
The star of Catastrophe brings carnality, the elusive Kitson attempts to ‘alter language’, Sara Pascoe goes dating, while Hannah Gadsby goes out with a bang

Brian Logan

13, Jun, 2017 @5:00 AM

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Catch-up and download: from Riverdale to Seth Meyers
Archie Comics gets the teen soap treatment, while the US chatshow continues to skewer The Donald

Rachel Aroesti, Kate Hutchinson, Gwilym Mumford & Luke Holland

21, Jan, 2017 @10:30 AM

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Mouse: The Persistence of an Unlikely Thought review – Daniel Kitson charms with tale of loneliness
The awkward monologuist offers up a compelling and, at times, excitingly unpredictable one-man show about a small, furry protagonist

Alexis Soloski

17, Nov, 2016 @8:52 PM

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