Olaf Falafel wins Edinburgh Fringe funniest joke award

Olaf Falafel wins Edinburgh Fringe funniest joke award

The Top 10 jokes of this year’s Edinburgh Fringe have been announced, with surrealist Swedish comedian Olaf Falafel taking the coveted top spot. Check out the full list below. After previous triumphs from the likes of Tim Vine, Stewart Francis and Zoe Lyons, Falafel won the prize with a vegetable-themed one-liner this year. He won ‘Dave’s Funniest Joke Of The Fringe’ with the gag: “I keep randomly shouting out ‘Broccoli’ and ‘Cauliflower’ – I think…

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The 10 funniest jokes from this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe

The 10 funniest jokes from this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe

Comedian Adam Rowe’s joke about getting fired from a Job Centre has been named the funniest at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Rowe’s line: “Working at the Job Centre has to be a tense job – knowing that if you get fired, you still have to come in the next day” scooped the 11th annual award for Dave’s Funniest Joke Of The Fringe. The gag, from Rowe’s show Undeniable, took with 41 per cent of…

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Fringe interview: Olaf Falafel

Fringe interview: Olaf Falafel

Critically acclaimed idiot Olaf Falafel is back at the world’s biggest arts festival with another hour of inventive jokes, audience participation and the very loosest of themes. You’ll laugh, you’ll be confused, you’ll enjoy most of it. AAA caught up with Olaf for a chat in between Fringe shows. How has your Fringe been so far? Loving it so far – a few tech issues on the first couple of days but now we’re running smoother…

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