NewsRevue: The World’s Longest-Running Live Comedy Show Continues to Thrill

Canal Café Theatre & Emma Taylor proudly present “NewsRevue,” the Guinness World Record-breaking, longest-running live comedy show on the planet. This iconic show continues to delight audiences at its home in Little Venice with fresh and timely humor, featuring a new cast every six weeks throughout the year.

A recognized “rite of passage for all comedy newcomers” (Chortle), NewsRevue is a current affairs parody song and sketch show known for its ability to tackle contemporary issues with wit and sensitivity. The show propels audiences through the world’s news at breakneck speed, ensuring a laugh-filled experience. Each week, brand new topical content is injected into the show by a dedicated team of writers and cast members.

In the upcoming run, audiences can look forward to a Britpop opener that promises to become an earworm and the freshest, hottest takes on the Election Campaign.

The show’s alumni include notable figures such as The League of Gentlemen, Sara Pascoe, Bill Bailey, Saskia Reeves, and Michelle Collins. The performers, described as possessing “Herculean levels of talent” (, are quadruple threats who excel in acting, singing, dancing, and comedy. They are supported by an on-stage musical director and consistently receive 5-star reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival each year.

Current Team

  • Performers: Molly Cutter, Dominic Taylor, Malachi Reid, and Tariyé Peterside
  • Director: Harry Rundle
  • Musical Director: Adam Pennington

Show Listings

  • Run 4, 2024: Thursday, May 23rd – Sunday, June 30th
  • Showtimes:
  • Thursdays @ 7:30pm
  • Fridays @ 9:30pm
  • Saturdays @ 9:30pm
  • Sundays @ 7:00pm


  • Location: Canal Café Theatre, The Bridge House Pub, Delamere Terrace, Little Venice, London, W2 6ND
  • Transport:
  • Tube: Warwick Avenue (Bakerloo), Paddington (Elizabeth Line, Circle & District, Hammersmith & City, Bakerloo), Royal Oak (Hammersmith & City & Circle)
  • Free parking outside after 6:30pm

Don’t miss your chance to see the show that continues to set the standard for live comedy. Expect sharp satire, engaging performances, and a night filled with laughter.

Martha Lucas
Martha Lucas
Martha Lucas is passionate about film and literature. She is working on her first novel and writes articles. In charge of the theater and books sections at MCM. Seville, Spain.
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