The Show Time Series with Glenn Moore

CB: What is your show about? GM: The show is about incorrectly believing an upbringing in a small village would adequately prepare me for the outside world. Alongside that, it’s about perception, memory, conformity, other key buzzwords, and playing the recorder. CB: Why did you want to write this show? GM: I’ve been going up to…

The Show Time Series with Masud Milas

CB: What is your show about? MM: This year’s show is about growing up in different parts of the world and how much my parents affected who I became. I lived in Hong Kong until I was 14, with a (very) British father and a (very) Kenyan mother. So I never really felt I was…

The Show Time Series with Adam Hess

CB: What is your show about? AH: It’s about stuff that has happened to me over the last 6 months and whether or not I think my Catholic upbringing has affected the way I’ve dealt with it. I weave observational stuff in with anecdotal stuff and try to make it as dense as possible and…

The Show Time Series with Beasts

CB: What is your show about? Beasts: It’s called Mr Edinburgh 2016, and it’s essentially a contest between the three of us to decide who is the best man in Edinburgh/Scotland/the world. It’s a sketch show masquerading as a game show, where the winner not only gets the the coveted title of being Mr Edinburgh,…

The Show Time Series with Zoe Coombs Marr

CB: What is your show about? ZCM: My show is about when a terrible offensive sexist standup gets in trouble for being terribly offensive and then tries to do a silent Gaulier clowning show that won’t offend anyone, which may be more offensive than his stuff in the first place, losing his mind and himself…

The Show Time Series with Sophie Willan

CB: What is your show about? SW: At 23 I got all my childhood records from Social Services, the show explores who I am today through the eyes of experts that assessed me. I talk very candidly about my experiences growing up and out of the care system and my mother being a heroine addict.…

Thank you Second City!

Second City have been in London for the past two weeks where they have taught classes at the new Angel Comedy venue as well as the Poor School. There were a variety of classes starting with “the Second City Improv Intensive” for students that have never learned improv before, there was “the Second City Improv…