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March 10, 2018

Staying in Osaka for a few days? Don't miss out on mouthwatering treats like takoyaki, karaage, and the best burger in town. Osaka is known for it's cheap and authentic Japanese street food, and ROR Comedy will help you take advantage of the tastiest food that Osaka's...

January 31, 2018

​The famous erotic textbook is all about positions. Well, in my opinion the ever-saucy Karma Sutra bar occupies the position of number one when it comes to Osaka’s karaoke joints! The atmosphere is great, the song selection is huge, and as an added bonus there are chee...

January 24, 2018

I try to write down everything that I think might be funny, or at least things that I feel a strong emotion about. Especially things that seem ridiculous to me. I then take that material to the open mic, or run it by the other members of the group. Unlike stand up come...

January 9, 2018

Paul Tonkinson is rightly regarded as an absolute legend on the UK comedy circuit, and there are few more experienced pros. From performing on a wooden pallet for soldiers to filling a stadium of over 10,000 people, this guy knows how to make people laugh. He’ll be our...

December 14, 2017

Dan Dorman is a regular performer at ROR Comedy Club, but that doesn't mean he's just a  "regular" guy, he knows what makes stand up special and also understands the challenge of translating his humor for a Japanese audience. Get to know Dan in our exclusive interview,...

November 21, 2017

Get to know the comedians behind the excellent acts each Friday and Saturday at ROR Comedy Club. We’re kicking off the first interview of our series with regular performer, Momo Takamori. Find out about this dark persona and see him perform at one of our Osaka evening...

November 7, 2017

Edd Daggers, ROR Comedy’s founder and Commander-in-Chief, is midway through his 5 month comedy trip to London. We caught up with him to see how he’s getting on…

ROR: Greetings from Osaka. How is London treating you?

Edd: It’s been great so far! I’m doing more gigs than I...

October 23, 2017

If you’re a comedy fan, you don’t want to miss out on Asia’s largest comedy festival, sponsored by Magner’s Cider. We got a chance to speak with its founder, Matt Bennett. Find out more about this epic comedy event and what it takes to run it. 

Growing Each Year

The fest...

October 14, 2017

For cocktail lovers, Osaka offers a paradise of unique options. This week at the ROR Comedy Club blog, we’ve reached out to one of our local experts, Rodney Smith, owner of Drink Osaka tours to give the lowdown on four of the best bars to visit in Osaka.

October 7, 2017

Laughter is contagious. When you hear someone laughing it can be hard to keep a straight face yourself, but if the ceiling is too high in the room, then that laughter is allowed to escape and the magic is gone. There’s a reason you don’t see many comedy shows in cathed...