The Caustic Comedy Cultivation Project
Books, scouts, programs and cultivates international English speaking live ‘Caustic’ stand-up comedy. We supply show productions for festivals, theatres, clubs, nightclubs, grand cafes, cruise-liners and many other diverse locations. Tell us what your needs are and we’ll offer a custom-made comedy show which will suit your venue or event ideally.
Seeing a live stand-up comedy night is a wonderful opportunity for making new friends, as for enjoying ace comedians perform their quick-witted well-crafted cutting edge comedy that is often with a socially critical undertone, comedy within its own humour form, Caustic humour. The first International Stand-up Comedians appeared in the Netherlands via the UK in the mid-80’s and later on from the US. This subgenre of the stage artform Stand-up comedy plays an ever growing part in the global entertainments industry where the current focal point seems to lay on the international (night-)club circuit.
In January we will relaunch from a new venue midst the cultural heart of Utrecht, Holland/The Netherlands, with shows every other month, on the last Thursday of that same month.
Stand-up comedy, improvisation and writing course/workshop.
Hopefully, we’ll be able to set up a first international comedy course for new and established comedians with a professional comedy coach, Logan Murray(UK).
The stage art itself is mostly a jocular experience in front of a live audience where the performer uses little more than a microphone, comedic spoken word and his or her (humorous) stagecraft to provoke laughter and make us see the funny side of life. Live stand-up comedy is characterized by punchlines, storylines, mimicry, satire, sarcasm, observational comedy, anecdotes and/or a series of one-liner jokes. The first International Stand-up Comedians appeared in the Netherlands via the UK in the mid-80’s and later on from the US. Stand-up comedy plays an ever growing part in the global entertainments industry.
In 2019 Caustic is celebrating its ninth event season right after our very first UK mini-festival tour along Leicester, Brighton and the Scottish Edinburgh and where we’re now heading for our very first decade in EU/UK comedy. At Caustic Comedy, we will try to uphold our promise to build up and deliver seasonal-based performances. Our aim is to bring international Caustic Stand-up Comedy to a broader audience, in cooperation with many different organizations, promoters and venues that contribute to this cause.
Established in May of 2011, Caustic Comedy is an independent production company that promotes and produces exclusive themed concept and live stand-up comedy showcase events. We get to work with individual comedians and colleague agencies who represent first-class performers in the field featuring top names of the international comedy circuit.
Caustic Comedy is a working on an unremunerated basis auspicious army of but one, soon to be a legal person, with the possible and noteworthy support of Graphic designers for our poster and online designs, printing & distribution companies with the occasional local co-promoter. We also work with and facilitate interaction between reviewers, PR’s, publicists, editors, journalists. We work closely with theatre and festival programmers in order to guarantee the production processes of first-rate stand-up comedy show productions.
We also work closely with a textile printing company, cameraman/editor, a sound engineer and light technician if not doing the tech ourselves, and depending on the location we sometimes can work as part of a fixed support team. We always try to ensure that each event has an appropriate press release and also audio and video clips for further exposure. And we offer a wide PR package via press,(internet-)radio, TV, and social media.
We supply stand-up comedy productions for festivals, theatres, clubs, nightclubs, grand cafes, cruise-liners and many other locations. Tell us what you need and we will offer a custom-made comedy show which will suit your venue or event ideally.