Alex Salmond to star in Edinburgh Fringe show
Ex-first minister to host Alex Salmond Unleashed – billed as mix of comedy, music, political reminiscence and chats with guestsAlex Salmond vowed to bounce back after losing his parliamentary seat last month. “You’ve not seen the last of my bonnet and me,” he said, paraphrasi... [Read More]
Alex Salmond to star in Edinburgh Fringe show
Ex-first minister to host Alex Salmond Unleashed – billed as mix of comedy, music, political reminiscence and chats with guestsAlex Salmond vowed to bounce back after losing his parliamentary seat last month. “You’ve not seen the last of my bonnet and me,” he said, paraphrasi... [Read More]
Confronting my own mortality in my 20s has forced me to make the most of life | Tom Gockelen-Kozlowski
A spiteful genetic disease has meant regular chemotherapy for the last four years. But it’s also made me appreciate life all the more • Tom Gockelen-Kozlowski is a journalist and comedianThe chemotherapy ward. Surely one of the most fearsome places imaginable, filled with the ill, the dyi... [Read More]
Confronting my own mortality in my 20s has forced me to make the most of life | Tom Gockelen-Kozlowski
A spiteful genetic disease has meant regular chemotherapy for the last four years. But it’s also made me appreciate life all the more • Tom Gockelen-Kozlowski is a journalist and comedianThe chemotherapy ward. Surely one of the most fearsome places imaginable, filled with the ill, the dyi... [Read More]
Confronting my own mortality in my 20s has forced me to make the most of life | Tom Gockelen-Kozlowski
A spiteful genetic disease has meant regular chemotherapy for the last four years. But it’s also made me appreciate life all the more • Tom Gockelen-Kozlowski is a journalist and comedianThe chemotherapy ward. Surely one of the most fearsome places imaginable, filled with the ill, the dyi... [Read More]
Comedians for Corbyn? They were keeping shtoom – or serenading Farage
Standup is supposedly a leftie haven. But from what I saw this week, the scene offered little support for the Labour leader – and, despite some droll insights, a lack of real debateWhere were you when you heard the exit poll? I was at a comedy show: Matt Forde’s Election Party Lock-In at... [Read More]
'My body shall be all yours': the startling sex letters of Joyce, Kahlo and O'Keeffe
An eye-wateringly explicit new stage show celebrates erotic correspondence sent by famous figures through the ages“I did as you told me, you dirty little girl, and pulled myself off twice when I read your letter.” He might be celebrated for his epic and allusive novels, but James Joyce c... [Read More]
'My body shall be all yours': the startling sex letters of Joyce, Kahlo and O'Keeffe
An eye-wateringly explicit new stage show celebrates erotic correspondence sent by famous figures through the ages“I did as you told me, you dirty little girl, and pulled myself off twice when I read your letter.” He might be celebrated for his epic and allusive novels, but James Joyce c... [Read More]
'My body shall be all yours': the startling sex letters of Joyce, Kahlo and O'Keeffe
An eye-wateringly explicit new stage show celebrates erotic correspondence sent by famous figures through the ages“I did as you told me, you dirty little girl, and pulled myself off twice when I read your letter.” He might be celebrated for his epic and allusive novels, but James Joyce c... [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]