Spinoff Comedy co-editor Sam Brooks had never done stand-up before last night. This is his story of how he told jokes on stage at the Classic's Raw Comedy night – …
‘It’s the opposite of a cynical show’: Josie Long on bringing science/comedy event Cosmic Shambles to NZ
Is Cosmic Shambles a 'mind-blowing night of laughter, discoveries, mystery guests, and live tunes', as the publicity has it – or something even weirder? British comedy star Josie Long tells Sam Brooks what New Zealand audiences should expect.
Sam Brooks sinks his cyber teeth into the polarising Mass Effect: Andromeda and finds a game that's passable for fanboys and fangirls - but only just.
Over the weekend, legendary film and television writer Aaron Sorkin said some amazingly bewildered things about diversity and representation. Sam Brooks takes him for a gentle walk and talk.
Sam Brooks sat down with NZ-based American-Cambodian comedian Molly Sokhom to talk about travelling to Cambodia, her experiences with local audiences, and her new show Sokhom Syndrome.
For what felt like a clean decade Strassman was the most popular comic in New Zealand, despite being very, very bad. How? Why? And all other relevant questions answered by Sam Brooks.
Sam Brooks flicks through the programme for this year's Comedy Fest, powered by Flick Electric Co, and rounds up this year’s incredibly relevant and important festival statistics.