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Thu 27 July 2006

Nothing serious | Mel Giedroyc

Nothing serious

Mel Giedroyc

27/07/2006 … With a little over a week to go before their West End show, their first full-on theatre performances for three years, you might expect Mel and Sue to be putting the finishing touches to the script, just making small tweaks the final draft.

Wed 26 July 2006

Toront-ho-ho-ho | Chortle goes to Canada

Toront-ho-ho-ho

Chortle goes to Canada

26/07/2006 … Canada has produced some of the finest movie comedians of modern times - even if they are forever destined to be mistaken for Americans.

Putting the NY into funNY | A week on the New York comedy scene

Putting the NY into funNY

A week on the New York comedy scene

26/07/2006 … P>Day One   Ah, New York, New York.

Sleazy listening | CD review: Earl Okin - Musical Genius And Sex Symbol

Sleazy listening

CD review: Earl Okin - Musical Genius And Sex Symbol

26/07/2006 … Anyone who’s seen Earl Okin on the comedy circuit knows that he’s a true, eccentric original.

Stand up for what you believe | What made Lenny Bruce so special

Stand up for what you believe

What made Lenny Bruce so special

26/07/2006 … Lenny Bruce is widely acknowledged as the man who changed the face of stand-up; the pioneer who made comedy an artform in which comics could tackle social and personal issues, rather than adhering to the ‘take my wife…’ style gags of his predecessors.

Thu 13 July 2006

Between Iraq and a hard place | Interview: Omid Djalili

Between Iraq and a hard place

Interview: Omid Djalili

13/07/2006 … Nine months ago, British stand-up Omid Djalili was appearing in front of 15 million Americans a week, courtesy of Whoopi Goldberg’s high-profile sitcom.

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