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Aaaaaaaaaaaaarrghhh! stage show and the more prestigious Aaaaaaah! movie

I am old, bald and fat. It is very hot. Today I had a siesta.

As I have mentioned in this blog before, I seldom remember my dreams – only when I get woken up during one. 433 more words


Adam Taffler produces comedy that is, this weekend, literally underground

So, yesterday I had to crawl on my hands and knees to get access to the underground chamber where performer Martin Soan and showman Adam Taffler… 1,113 more words


The surreal show at the Scala last night

Sometimes it is better to see shows blind.

A few months ago, I was invited to go see a show which happened last week.

By the time the day came round, I had completely forgotten who had invited me or what the show was. 470 more words


Two uses for a toilet in comedy routines

As I was saying in yesterday’s blog, before I got side-tracked by the aggro within the Free Fringe…

In the last two years at the Edinburgh Fringe, the most interesting comedy has been in shows not listed in the Comedy section of the programme but in the Cabaret section.  515 more words


The Greatest Show on Legs wearing Clockwork Orange noses for Dave Lee Travis’ Manfred Mann clown video

A couple of days ago, comedian Martin Soan was staying at my home and showed me a 1985 BBC TV clip he had found on YouTube in which DJ Dave Lee Travis introduced a BBC-specially-shot video for Manfred Mann’s 1966 song Ha Ha Said The Clown featuring… 420 more words