Social workers do standup: ‘A good laugh makes you feel better’ | Norman Miller
In a climate of cuts and low morale, social workers Debbie Greaves and Jim McGrath have turned to standup comedy to help relieve the pressureIf you spend your days dealing with family crisis conferences, child protection hearings or tense mediation meetings, you might fancy some cheering up. Step fo... [Read More]
Social workers do standup: ‘A good laugh makes you feel better’ | Norman Miller
In a climate of cuts and low morale, social workers Debbie Greaves and Jim McGrath have turned to standup comedy to help relieve the pressureIf you spend your days dealing with family crisis conferences, child protection hearings or tense mediation meetings, you might fancy some cheering up. Step fo... [Read More]
Social workers do standup: ‘A good laugh makes you feel better’ | Norman Miller
In a climate of cuts and low morale, social workers Debbie Greaves and Jim McGrath have turned to standup comedy to help relieve the pressureIf you spend your days dealing with family crisis conferences, child protection hearings or tense mediation meetings, you might fancy some cheering up. Step fo... [Read More]
Social workers do standup: ‘A good laugh makes you feel better’ | Norman Miller
In a climate of cuts and low morale, social workers Debbie Greaves and Jim McGrath have turned to standup comedy to help relieve the pressureIf you spend your days dealing with family crisis conferences, child protection hearings or tense mediation meetings, you might fancy some cheering up. Step fo... [Read More]
Social workers do standup: ‘A good laugh makes you feel better’ | Norman Miller
In a climate of cuts and low morale, social workers Debbie Greaves and Jim McGrath have turned to standup comedy to help relieve the pressureIf you spend your days dealing with family crisis conferences, child protection hearings or tense mediation meetings, you might fancy some cheering up. Step fo... [Read More]
Chris Rock Gives Advice To Comedians: “Be Funny To The People That Look Like You First”
Chris Rock recently sat down for a panel discussion, Produced By: New York presented by the people over at Producers Guild of America. In his conversation in front of a live audience; Rock went ahead to give advice to comedians, and shared how his experience was directing Amy Schumer for ... [Read More]
Chris Rock Gives Advice To Comedians: “Be Funny To The People That Look Like You First”
Chris Rock recently sat down for a panel discussion, Produced By: New York presented by the people over at Producers Guild of America. In his conversation in front of a live audience; Rock went ahead to give advice to comedians, and shared how his experience was directing Amy Schumer for ... [Read More]
Plan your week’s theatre: top tickets
The RSC’s Cymbeline moves to the Barbican in London, there are world premieres by David Greig and Ron Hutchinson at the Arcola, and Red Cape celebrate everyday heroism in NewburyWhat is it like for women in prison? Open Clasp provide the answer with the affecting Key Change, which starts a 10-... [Read More]
The Comedian’s Guide to Survival review – the tale of a luckless standup
Inbetweeners star James Buckley plays a failing performer in an unfocused tale that falls short on laughsThe casting of Inbetweeners star James Buckley, plus cameos from a host of comic performers and the word “comedian” in the title, leads to certain expectations here. Specifically: lau... [Read More]
Bill Bailey: ‘The worst thing anyone’s said to me? “You’re that bloke off the Hairy Bikers”’
The comedian on mistaken identity, his love of birds and his disappointment at being overlooked for the role of 007Born in Bath, Bill Bailey, 52, was nominated for a Perrier award at the 1996 Edinburgh fringe, and went on to star in the TV sitcom Black Books. He has appeared regularly on Never Mind ... [Read More]