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The Alternative Comedy Experience

The Alternative Comedy Experience is important because it aims to show what intimate comedy gigs are actually like so for people who don’t see a lot of live comedy, or only have experience of big arenas, it really shows a whole new world. 492 more words

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STEWART LEE

Face: PUDGY
Body: COMEDY VEHICLE
Arms: FIST(S) OF FUN
Personality: DRIER THAN NEFERTITI’S VAGINA
Distinguishing Features: HUMANIST
Attainability: MARRIED, I BELIEVE

You just would, wouldn’t you. 108 more words

The Great Cathode Death Ray Experiment III - Fear & Self Loathing in Hackney

“I AM CULTURE!” declares Stewart Lee around the midway point in the last episode of this third series of his much acclaimed Bafta winning series. Of course, it must be added and in keeping with the post-modern digressive style of both the series and his stand up of the past decade or so that Lee imbues this statement with an exaggerated sense of bitter entitlement that is  deliberately self mocking . 357 more words

The Crumpet Man's Thinker

The final episode of Stewart Lee’s Comedy Vehicle aired on Saturday, and now I no longer have a reason to own a TV.

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Stewart Lee //

” If Ricky Gervais shouts ‘mong’ in a forest, over and over again,

and there’s no Americans there to tell him he’s a genius

…is that then offensive?

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Indeterminacy at the Cube Bristol March 2014 Live Feed

Indeterminacy By John Cage at the Cube, Bristol performed by Steve Beresford and Tanya Chen with Stewart Lee 22nd March 2014

“John Cage’s Indeterminacy is a cardboard box filled with 90 cards containing 90 stories of different lengths, and a leaflet of instructions: “Read the stories aloud, with or without accompaniment, paced so that each takes one minute. 561 more words

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Miranda - Leeds Arena 22 March 2014

I have to admit that it took a lot of nagging from Mrs B and OMB before I got into Miranda Hart’s eponymous TV series. For some reason they loved it and after endlessly watching and rewatching the three series on DVD when outvoted in the living room eventually I grudgingly gave into its rather old fashioned blend of silliness, catchphrases and slapstick. 696 more words

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