Do you like your comedy? Sitting in the front row can be a traumatic or fun experience depending on your need or want of attention. Actually, if you don’t like being the centre of attention and part of the show, you just wouldn’t sit in the first few rows, would you?
Last week saw the opportunity for some local comedians to compete in the BBC comedy award search. The BBC Radio 2 New Comedy Award is a nationwide search to find the best new stand-up comedy talent in the UK, with extensive coverage online and culminating in a live final on Radio 2. And it came to Belfast!
Here is a short clip of the highlights from the Belfast heat recorded at the Belfast Empire on 17 May.