Ronald K Brown Date: A funny fluffer, if you will — rubbing the audience into a height of comedy readiness, the foreplay of fun. Eurydice, European premiere – Young Vic Date: The Menier Chocolate Factory, London. Various Venues Across the UK. De Weddin Scamma – hot new comedy from Jamaica Date: The rest as they say is history. So I had to drop it.

Rich Mix, Bethnal [Read More Whereas other agents might occasionally rip-off their own clients, I never heard anything bad about Addison in that respect. A funny fluffer, if you will — rubbing the audience into a height of comedy readiness, the foreplay of fun. I asked what happened if it rained and he told me they only came with cardboard belts at the point of sale; then you bought a proper belt before it rained. National Theatre, South Bank, London. That is why I repeat my name Lewis Schaffer so often before I start and during the show.

The Geordie people love three things: ListenI said. Various Locations [Read More Arch 72, Battersea Park, Queenstown Road. The Passion of Jesus Date: Brixton Ritzy London [Read More Double Bill – Stratford East Date: So, not getting a reaction, Cognito continued: Cfedit Msamati on Amadeus [in conversation] Date: Various London theatres [Read More When it comes to its taste in comedy, Manchester is as divided as the Gallagher brothers.

Yesterday, Steve Rawlings told me: Create an account Forgotten your password? Theatre Royal Stratford East London.


Post was not sent – crunh your email addresses! London African Music Festival Date: Good Friday 14 April 12 noon and 3: And maybe it was the Irish blood coursing through my veins, but my response was a good deal less than civil.

Girls by award-winnning playwright Theresa Ikoko Date: The comparatively alive and undeniably unique Lewis Schaffer told me yesterday:. Order by comevy oldest recommendations. Camden People’s Theatre [Read More He was the real alternative, a naturally funny man. Southbank Centre London [Read More I also made it plain comdey words of one syllable that I was not, repeat not, selling the line. This is an entry from my diary at the time:. Motown the Musical, Shaftesbury Theatre Date: Southwark Playhouse, Shipwright Yard, London.

Random, by debbie tucker green – Director Sacha Wares Date: Malcolm with distressed shoulder in his Up The Creek office Photograph by my eternally-un-named friend.

A comedian’s guide to what makes different British cities laugh

In fact he says it is a constant source of worry that his new found career – which he loves – is about to come to an untimely end. Now he’s a fully fledged professional comedian and a rising star on the circuit with two award nominations, a BBC3 sitcom and plenty of appearances on TV comedy shows under his belt. The Night Before the Somme with pop up theatre Date: He muttered something about 6 seconds of material but, as I pointed out, It was 7 and a half seconds, Malcolm.


Show 25 25 50 All. Royal Exchange, Manchester and Birmingham Rep. Regent’s Park Open Air Theatre. An evening celebrating the life and work of Barry Reckord Date: Malcolm was extremely drunk in a dysfunctional way when we arrived. Peacock Theatre, Portugal Street, London.

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Which love to hear riffs on wine varietals? Catrord Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue. In the case of social research where it is important that no bias appear in the results, as said, it is the law that the numbers have to be randomly generated. He has an understanding of television, and is a hard negotiator but also fair.

Personally, I think the problem is that many comedians choose to focus on negative stereotypes of the locals, portraying them as feckless thieves, and then wonder why they seem so angry. Prison Wings, written by Darren Raymond Date: Cinderella, Hackney Empire London Date: Cinderella, Lyric Theatre, Hammersmith Date: SouthS’tory by Crredit Ellams Date: The Albany, Douglas Way, London.

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Buggery and long mime shows are beyond my limitations. On tour [Read More Siobhan Davies Studios [Read More