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The art of standup?

There’s an interesting interview with Brendan Burns on the Grauniad website, in which the if.comedy award winner of last years Edinburgh Festival talks about straight acting, taking time to develop a comedy pilot, and the difference in performance technique depending on the size of the venue, which is worth reprinting here: In a small club,…

The Unicorn and the Wasp Preview

Back in the1920s, the Doctor and Donna encounter Agatha Christie next week as Doctor Who steps over the halfway mark to season 30 with episode 7, The Unicorn and the Wasp During 1926, Agatha Christie reportedly disappeared for 10 days – some theories suggest she suffered from amnesia or a nervous breakdown – but could…

Howerd’s Home

[singlepic=24,320,240,,right]Frankie Howerd’s last resting place is up for sale, with the property expected to raise £800,000 and a further £600,000 on Howerd memorabilia. Chris Byrne is the manager of Howerd’s estate and currently lives at the property with Dennis Heymer, Frankie’s partner. He said more than 20,000 people had visited the house over the years,…

Peep Show

[singlepic=4,320,240,,left]It of course wonderful to see Mitchell and Webb back on our screens in the BAFTA award-winning Peep Show, the unique Channel 4 sitcom in which we hear the innermost thoughts of the protagonists, and see things as they see them. Written by Jesse Armstrong and Sam Bain Peep Show is hilariously consistent, and really…

Doctor Who Adventures 63

Code Red Sontaran! Look out for a scary Sontaran on this week’s issue of Doctor Who Adventures! Inside we look at our favourite bits from last week’s exciting episode and take a look at what’s happening in The Doctor’s Daughter in the next adventure. Prepare yourself for shocks and frights and to meet Jenny… The…

Sonic Screwdriver Crazy

Victor Pemberton – former actor (The Moonbase), story editor (The Tomb of the Cybermen) and writer (Fury from the Deep as well as the original audio adventure Doctor Who and the Pescatons) of Doctor Who has revealed that the BBC have paid him nothing following the success of the Sonic Screwdriver toy. But why should…

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