PRESS

The project received considerable Press Coverage
– The BBC called it “The most talked about event at the Fringe…”
– The Guardian called it “Essential Fringe”
Here is some of the press we have managed to get together

PRESS ON THE VARIOUS AWARDS WE WON including:
– Edinburgh Comedy Awards Panel Prize for Spirit of the Fringe
– Barry Award for Best Person (Bob Slayer with Sorcha Shanahan as a nominee)
– TV Bomb Zeitgeist Award
BBC radio 4:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p0462cn8
Skinny:
http://www.theskinny.co.uk/festivals/edinburgh-fringe/comedy/the-best-of-edinburgh-fringe-2016-comedy
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2016/aug/27/richard-gadd-wins-edinburgh-comedy-award
Herald: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/homenews/14709864.Comedian_Gadd_wins_top_Fringe_award/
Scotsman:
http://www.scotsman.com/news/richard-gadd-wins-edinburgh-festival-fringe-comedy-award-1-4214434
Three Weeks:
http://www.threeweeksedinburgh.com/article/threeweeks-editors-awards-presented-2/
Beyond the Joke:
http://www.beyondthejoke.co.uk/content/3075/news-another-award-edinburghs-chilcot-enquiry-reading
BBC News:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-37204261
Chortle: http://www.chortle.co.uk/news/2016/08/27/25664/richard_gadd_scoops_edinburgh_comedy_award
STV:
http://stv.tv/news/entertainment/1365338-scotland-s-richard-gadd-wins-edinburgh-comedy-award/
What’s On Stage:
http://www.whatsonstage.com/edinburgh-theatre/news/winners-2016-comedy-awards-richard-gadd_41634.html
Edinburgh Guide:
http://www.edinburghguide.com/news/edinburghfringe/17409-scotscomicstakeedinburghcomedyawards
The Stage:
https://www.thestage.co.uk/news/2016/richard-gadd-wins-edinburgh-comedy-award/
Beyond the Joke:
http://www.beyondthejoke.co.uk/content/3069/news-lastminutecom-edinburgh-comedy-award-winners-announced
British Comedy Guide: https://www.comedy.co.uk/live/news/2211/edinburgh_comedy_awards_2016/
Chortle: http://www.chortle.co.uk/news/2016/08/28/25672/comedians_choice_winners_revealed
TV Bomb:
http://www.tvbomb.co.uk/news/tv-bomb-award-nominees-announced/
Beyond The Joke:
http://www.beyondthejoke.co.uk/content/3074/news-edinburghs-barry-award-winners-announced

PRESS ON COMPLETING READING THE REPORT:
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2016/aug/20/edinburgh-fringe-chilcot-recital-ends-after-284-hours-and-45-minutes
Herald: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/14690901.Epic_reading_of_entire_Chilcott_Report_at_Fringe_likely_to_end_this_Saturday/?ref=rss
Chortle: http://www.chortle.co.uk/news/2016/08/18/25579/so_you_think_youre_funny%3F_2016_finalists_announced
Three Weeks:
http://www.threeweeksedinburgh.com/article/speedy-news-04-chilcot-readings-fringe-feuds-more-awards/
The Edinburgh Reporter:
http://www.theedinburghreporter.co.uk/2016/08/five-things-you-need-to-know-today-1345/

PRESS THROUGH THE RUN
The Skinny:
http://www.theskinny.co.uk/festivals/edinburgh-fringe/comedy/iraq-out-loud-heroes-the-shed-by-the-blundabus
The National:
http://www.thenational.scot/comment/4am-the-perfect-time-for-a-political-awakening.21366
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2016/aug/16/edinburgh-fringe-bridget-christie-mark-thomas-2016-brexit
The National:
http://www.thenational.scot/culture/fringe-theatre-review-iraq-out-and-loud—read-what-you-want-into-chilcot.21389
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2016/aug/15/dad-jokes-chilcot-pleasuring-cucumber-my-day-edinburgh-festival-performer
Fife Today:
http://www.fifetoday.co.uk/what-s-on/leisure-time/word-for-word-fringe-takes-on-chilcot-inquiry-1-4201502
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/stage/theatreblog/2016/aug/23/real-life-stories-edinburgh-fringe-festival-confessional-theatre
Loose Ends: 13.08.16
Scottish Socialist Party:
https://www.scottishsocialistparty.org/colin-fox-join-chilcot-reading/
One4review:
http://one4review.co.uk/2016/08/iraq-loud-reading-chilcot-report-full/#.V71kzpgrLIU
The Edinburgh Fringe Show: http://edinburghfringe.thepodcastcorner.com/2016/08/21/edinburgh-fringe-show-16-iraq-out-loud-and-the-chilcot-report/

PRESS FOR THE LAUNCH
BBC Edinburgh Nights (starts 09.39): http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b07pn3kh/edinburgh-nights-2016-episode-1
Al Jazeera:
http://www.aol.co.uk/video/chilcot-report-reciting-attracts-attention-at-edinburgh-fringe-57aca74f1c68992b2909877d/
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/stage/video/2016/aug/13/edinburgh-standup-chilcot-report-iraq-war-out-and-loud-festival-mark-thomas
BBC Good Morning Scotland 10.08.16 (starts at 1hr 18 mins): http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b07m8lt6#play
BBC Scotland News 10.08.16:
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-37036950
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2016/aug/09/comedians-begin-edinburgh-recital-of-chilcot-report-iraq-out-and-loud
The i:
https://inews.co.uk/essentials/culture/arts/cast-2000-begin-daunting-task-reading-entire-chilcot-report/
Herald: http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/14669746.WATCH__Entire_Chilcot_Report_reading_begins_at_Edinburgh_Fringe/
Ruptly:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LuSOb1kUoQQ
WOW24/7:
https://www.wow247.co.uk/2016/08/09/weirdest-fringe-shows/
Radio 4 Broadcasting House: 07.08.16
Sky News: 04.08.16
Radio 4 Front Row: 02.08.16
Mashable:
http://mashable.com/2016/08/10/chilcot-report-edinburgh-fringe-reading/#gH0db9jeFEq2
Forces TV:
http://forces.tv/07392647
TV bomb:
http://www.tvbomb.co.uk/news/shedding-light-chilcot-report/

PRESS FOR THE ANNOUNCEMENT
The i:
https://inews.co.uk/essentials/news/entertainment/chilcot-report-read-full-edinburgh-fringe/
Guardian:
https://www.theguardian.com/culture/2016/jul/21/chilcots-6000-page-report-an-edinburgh-festival-fringe-event
The Times:
http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/no-joke-fringe-comedians-will-read-out-entire-chilcot-report-wm33vj6nd
BBC:
http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-edinburgh-east-fife-36856659
BBC Five Live: 22.07.18
Irish independent:
http://www.independent.ie/style/celebrity/celebrity-news/chilcot-report-to-be-read-in-entirety-in-edinburgh-fringe-show-34901584.html
Herald:
http://www.heraldscotland.com/news/homenews/14633765.Writers__actors__comedians_to_read_entire_Chilcot_Report_at_Edinburgh_Fringe/?ref=rss
Scotsman:
http://www.scotsman.com/news/ian-rankin-to-help-read-chilcot-report-in-its-entirety-at-fringe-show-1-4183138
The Mirror:
http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/entire-chilcot-report-read-aloud-8465401
Chortle: http://www.chortle.co.uk/news/2016/07/21/25359/comedians_to_read_the_chilcot_report_%E2%80%93_in_full
The Skinny:
http://www.theskinny.co.uk/festivals/edinburgh-fringe/comedy/chilcot-report-edinburgh-fringe
TV Bomb:
http://www.tvbomb.co.uk/news/chilcot-report-hits-fringe/
Beyond the Joke:
http://www.beyondthejoke.co.uk/content/2923/news-stewart-lee-omid-djalili-reg-hunter-more-take-part-247-chilcot-reading
Irish independent:
http://www.independent.ie/style/celebrity/celebrity-news/chilcot-report-to-be-read-in-entirety-in-edinburgh-fringe-show-34901584.html
The National:
http://www.thenational.scot/news/chilcot-report-to-be-read-aloud-in-its-entirety-at-the-fringe.20283
Glasgow Evening Times: http://www.eveningtimes.co.uk/news/14633819.Chilcot_report_to_be_read_in_Edinburgh_Fringe_Festival/
The List:
https://edinburghfestival.list.co.uk/article/82451-fringe-show-to-read-the-entire-chilcot-report/
Virtual Festivals:
http://www.virtualfestivals.com/news/help-read-entire-chilcott-report-edinburgh-fringe/
NME:
http://www.nme.com/news/nme/95179
Sunday Post:
https://www.sundaypost.com/news/scottish-news/chilcot-report-read-full-edinburgh-fringe-show/
Velvet Onion:
https://thevelvetonion.com/2016/07/21/chilcot-at-the-fringe/
British Comedy Guide: https://www.comedy.co.uk/fringe/2016/features/comedians_to_read_out_chilcot_report/
Derry Journal:
http://www.derryjournal.com/what-s-on/showbiz-news/chilcot-report-to-be-read-in-entirety-in-edinburgh-fringe-show-1-7487958
Arts Professional:
http://www.artsprofessional.co.uk/news/newsreel/chilcot-report-be-performed-edinburgh-fringe
Daily Record:
http://www.dailyrecord.co.uk/news/scottish-news/famous-faces-including-ian-rankin-8463188
Broadway baby:
http://www.broadwaybaby.com/news/on-the-mic-extra-bob-slayer-iraq-out-and-loud/1374

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