The LOL Word is back with the most relatable queer content you have ever seen in your life

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To celebrate, our fave comedy gang talks best bits, flirty crowds and Rosie Jones’ boobs Queer comedy collective The LOL Word, made up of Chloe Petts, Jodie Mitchell and Rachel Watkeys-Dowie and Ruby Clyde aka double-act Shelf, were making big waves on the comedy scene before the pandemic hit. They ran comedy nights across the [….]

Gina Yashere: “The day I completely opened up and went, ‘This is who I am,’ I got twice as good as a comedian”

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The stand-up comic talks coming out, racism and falling in love IMAGE BY STEVE PEIRCE In the brand new August edition of DIVA, our cover star Gina Yashere talks candidly about what it’s really like being a Black, gay woman in showbiz. In true Gina style, she’s frank, funny and awesome. Here’s a sneak preview [….]

Mae Martin’s FEEL GOOD has dropped the season two trailer and we’re officially obsessed

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“Do you want to talk about my personal despair?” BY DIVA STAFF We’re counting down the days until Mae Martin’s must-see sitcom, FEEL GOOD, returns to our screens. The first season had us hooked with its bangin’ bisexual representation, hilarious one-liners and swoonworthy queer love story. And from the looks of the newly released season [….]

EVENTS: The LOL Word’s big online comedy gayla

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Join this inclusive queer comedy night from the comfort of your own home! ***UPDATE – This event has been cancelled BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS As lockdown restrictions loom closer, you might be thinking of all the live comedy you’ll be missing out on over the next few months. But fear not! The LOL Word are taking [….]

Mae Martin: “Often queer sex is portrayed as very tender, but actually girls fuck”

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The stand-up comic on love, gender and her brand new sitcom In our March issue, we visit the set of Mae Martin’s Channel 4/Netflix sitcom starring Charlotte Ritchie as Mae’s girlfriend and Lisa Kudrow as Mae’s mum. Yes, that Lisa Kudrow. Feel Good is hilarious and heartfelt, just like the Canadian comic herself! Mae on… [….]

God is a woman: Zoe Lyons takes to the stage to play God this Christmas

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An Act Of God, a sinfully funny comedy starring Zoe Lyons, is coming to The Vaults Theatre BY SOPHIE GRIFFITHS We all knew Ariana was right. God is a woman and it turns out she meant Zoe Lyons. A legendary stand-up comic who you may have caught on Mock The Week and Celebrity Masterchef, Zoe [….]