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Accidental British Accents

    First time it happened was before I saw my first British Comedy (see previous blog.)  My mom (apparently) remarked that certain words brought it on.  Was it my Dad’s grandmother from Lincolnshire being about?  384 more words

FILM - The new British Comedy Amar, Akbar and Tony released on April 17th

Amar, Akbar and Tony explores the predicaments that face its lead trio – Amar (Rez Kempton) is a Sikh whose promising career gets derailed, Tony an Irish Catholic (Martin Delaney) is in love with the wrong woman, while Akbar (Sam Vincenti) a Muslim, is an ambitious charmer with the gift of the gab and all belong to the multicultural Britain of the present. 369 more words

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Tommy Trinder - You not so lucky people...

In 1959, after his stint hosting Sunday Night at the Palladium had finished, comedian Tommy Trinder bowed out with an album recorded in an Essex holiday camp. 1,382 more words


Comedian: Noel Fielding

Video: Noel Fielding in Auto Boosh (The Mighty Boosh) @ 2001 Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

Get thyself to see Noel Fielding at the 2015 Melbourne International Comedy Festival… 191 more words


"That would be an ecumenical matter..."

A surprise treat this evening, a couple of hours of Father Ted.

British Comedy

Comedian: Nina Conti

Nina Conti and Monkey at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala 2008.

The 2015 Melbourne International Comedy Festival (25 March – 19 April 2015) is underway and you’re wondering who to go and see over the next few weeks. 196 more words


Thirty years of British Comedy

Here we come…”

British Comedy and the even broader subject of British culture started for me with the Monkeeys. And it was a long fun journey since then. 792 more words