PLEB Talks – 11th October 2012

PLEB Talks in association with the UCL Department of Greek and Latin Recommended: The Guardian: http://bit.ly/Up4Vul Time Out: http://bit.ly/QQwqXB Londonist: http://bit.ly/SDNNhw Spoonfed: http://bit.ly/SNVePk London is Funny: http://bit.ly/RFQTAF Chortle: http://bit.ly/OH3W6C ThisWeekLondon: http://bit.ly/Pe63ic PLEB Talks is the world’s only comedy think-tank. The platform for comedians to dispense their unconventional wisdom. Unlike traditional lectures that are serious and useful (like ‘TED Talks: Ideas worth spreading’),…

Interview with Rob Rouse

Rob Rouse is an award winning comedian on tour around the U.K. with his new show Life Sentences. Rob has also previously appeared on 8 Out of 10 Cats (Channel 4), Dave’s One Night Stand (Dave), Spoons (Channel 4), The Friday Night Project (Channel 4), Celebrity Juice (ITV2), and Sean Lock’s 15 Storeys High (BBC2),…

Interview with Miranda Hennessy

Miranda Hennessy is a comedian, actor and writer. Having just returned from the Edinburgh Fringe with her sketch group Hennessy & Friends, Miranda, David Seymour and Stephen Shapland are set to perform their debut sketch and character comedy show at the Leicester Square Theatre on 4th October. The show is a hilarious whirlwind of ageing…

Interview with Jacinta Hunter

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? Jacinta Hunter: I started gigging a little over a year ago but only very occasionally. I just started gigging more regularly in the past month or so. Comedy Blogedy: How would you describe your comedy? Jacinta Hunter: I always find this question difficult to answer! I…

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Interview with David Elms

  David Elms is a rising star of stand-up – an original and exciting comedian, writer and actor! David is a student of linguistics at Edinburgh University and has just come back from performing for the month at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, where he performed in the Chortle Student Comedy Awards Final. David’s first heat,…

Interview with Michael Sterrett

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up? Michael Sterrett: I’ve been going since October 2011 so I’m fast approaching a year in stand up. Comedy Blogedy: How would you describe your comedy? Michael Sterrett: Well, I tend to get tagged with ‘dark’. I was under the misapprehension that everyone had dreadful unhealthy…

Dong London – Friday 21st September

DONG is back with a sick line up of super-fresh comedians, videos, Dong Dancers, badass beats from Sony Award winning ex-KISS FM radio show presenter Big Ted and the heaviest Hip Hop Karaoke this side of Brooklyn. Word. Featuring: Parading over this epic night will be return host, New Zealand legend, and awarding winning comic Jarred Christmas. Dope character…

Interview with Max Fletcher

Comedy Blogedy: How long have you been gigging in stand-up?  Max Fletcher: I’ve been doing comedy for about two years now – I was in the sketch group ‘The Oxford Revue’ – but I only started doing stand up a year ago. I was interested to try it out, why I have no idea; at…