Archive for the ‘Comedy’ Category

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A quick plug here for a new comedy night run by good people I’ve met on the circuit over the last few months. Launching tonight, Wisecrack Comedy is a new act night in King’s Cross, run by Sahar Mirhadi and Lucy Jagger. It’s a chance for newbies to have a go at stand-up for the […]


Wow it’s a great time to be a radio and comedy enthusiast. As well as the phenomenal stand-up scene in London at the moment, a quick glance at Radio 4 Extra’s comedy page shows a wealth of BBC comedies going back 40 years, all available on demand. There’s also lots of new programming, including fantastic […]


This is me trying out some new material at the Cavendish Arms in Stockwell a couple of months ago. I’m still pretty new to it all, so I’d love to hear any thoughts. Cheers folks! P.S. The Cavendish Arms is awesome. Great place to perform and watch comedy.


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The BBC’s Dickensian radio spoof Bleak Expectations is being adapted for television, according to the Guardian and others. Obviously this is great news for a fantastic writer and a talented cast, but I’ve got mixed feelings about it – I love Bleak Expectations; it’s one of the funniest shows around – but like Hamish and […]


Something good

12Jan11

I love it when there’s a brilliant tune, and then you find out the video’s awesome too. “It was the freshest move I’d ever seen.” BTW, if you’re in London and after fantastic music vids, I can highly recommend Adam Buxton’s monthly night, Bug, at the BFI. Loads of very clever videos, and he does […]