Gemma Hurley
Gemma has a background producing online viral comedy shorts, to critically acclaimed comedy shows.

Her theatrical debut through Box Step Productions - created "Death Ship 666!" and "Once Upon A Nightmare" which both attracted sell-out audiences and glowing reviews at the Edinburgh Fringe, before transferring to the West End.

Gemma also has a background creating award-winning pro-science and skepticism films through Shut Up Infinity Productions.

Watch the trailers for her plays here:

Watch her comedy science skepticism advert here:

Watch her viral films here:

Entries by Gemma Hurley

Shoot For the Moon

(0) Comments | Posted 1 January 2015 | (16:34)


Happy New Year.... at least, we hope so.

2014 has been a pretty rough year on planet Earth hasn't it?

One of the things that has inspired me in 2014 has been scientific advancements beyond our atmosphere: from the continued work on the...

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20 Tips to Get Your Show on the West End in Under Six Months

(0) Comments | Posted 3 December 2013 | (13:55)

I am a producer, marketer, publicist, designer, video editor, stage manager, fundraiser, production manager, accountant, digital marketer, social media marketer, promoter, flyer-er, sound designer, and general tea maker.

In other words, a show I wrote with my mates Michael and Paul Clarkson has gone from a script to the West...

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Is the Free Fringe Really Destroying the Fringe?

(1) Comments | Posted 11 August 2013 | (15:56)

The Free Fringe is destroying the Edinburgh Festival, reducing the quality of fringe shows and taking audiences away from professional shows.

The Free Fringe is saving the Edinburgh Festival, bringing audiences to up-and- coming performers who cannot afford the sky high venue costs, ensuring the fringe remains the alternative and...

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'Prince Charles And The Homeopathy Pill' - The Next Harry Potter Instalment?

(125) Comments | Posted 15 March 2013 | (13:41)

Do you ever feel when Prince Charles's name comes up, that you must be going slightly mad?

Surely not, I thought. Surely not. Why would Prince Charles have anything to do with lobbying the NHS to stop criticising homeopathy? Homeopathy - the 'alternative medicine' that time and time...

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Audrey Hepburn's Shocking TFL Commercial

(1) Comments | Posted 27 February 2013 | (16:14)

Audrey Hepburn's reanimated corpse stars in the latest Galaxy Chocolate commercial.

After being part of an elaborately staged con causing her bus to be held up, she gets into an unbooked car with a complete stranger,

As she sails away into the Italian sunset with her mysterious driver, I can't be alone in having Transport for London's recent 'Be Cabwise' campaign screaming in my mind:

"No. Audrey. Stop. Stop. Stop eating Galaxy chocolate in unbooked minicabs"


Watch the original galaxy commercial here:

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