28/06/2012 … Hollywood scriptwriter William Goldman’s wise line his book Adventures in the Screen Trade, ‘nobody knows anything’, is oft misunderstood.
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Thu 28 June 2012
Wed 27 June 2012
27/06/2012 … Glasgow is the great untapped market for Edinburgh Festival promoters.
Tue 26 June 2012
26/06/2012 … I spent five years working for JLA, the UK’s biggest agency providing speakers to address events.
Thu 21 June 2012
21/06/2012 … Among all the references to Alexei Sayle, Ted Chippington and Simon Munnery in Stewart Lee’s How I Escaped My Certain Fate nestled some unexpectedly gushing praise…
Wed 20 June 2012
20/06/2012 … About 20-25 gigs into the open mic comedy-gigging world is when you realise that you’re an idiot.
Sun 17 June 2012
17/06/2012 … Should Armando Iannucci have accepted his OBE? Former Blair spin doctor Alastair Campbell certainly doesn’t think so.
Fri 15 June 2012
15/06/2012 … When the alarm rings at 6:45am and you – a comedian – pull your covers aside and arise, it’s usually to head to some remote ‘London in name only’ airport…
Wed 13 June 2012
13/06/2012 … I really like Chortle.