Improv Diaries – Pickled Plastic & Being A Naughty Improviser! James Acaster and Stupid Comedy Emotions… [Case Studies: YesLand and Jake Clements ]

Whilst last week there was no improv, this week it was the complete opposite and it was all about shows, shows, SHOWS! We had not one but TWO shows and then me and a fellow Punder had a mate date on Valentines Day to another show but more about everything later lets start with show … Continue reading Improv Diaries – Pickled Plastic & Being A Naughty Improviser! James Acaster and Stupid Comedy Emotions… [Case Studies: YesLand and Jake Clements ]

REVIEW – James Acaster, Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999, The Phoenix Theatre [by Charlotte from B.R.A]

We love live comedy at The Phoenix Remix and one of the things we enjoy the most is a review. Last night Charlotte Gaughan from improv troupe B. R. A Saw James Acaster at The Phoenix. Over to Charlotte for her review.  Honest and hilarious: James Acaster, Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999 at the Phoenix … Continue reading REVIEW – James Acaster, Cold Lasagne Hate Myself 1999, The Phoenix Theatre [by Charlotte from B.R.A]

Improv Diaries – Unusual Show Locations…. [Case Study: James Acaster]

I read enough autobiographies by stand up comedians to know that to succeed you have to do the gig everyone dreads - the one with no atmosphere. Every successful comedian has done the gig with barely any laughs, a weird atmosphere or a drunken audience member. I had already done the drunken audience member gig … Continue reading Improv Diaries – Unusual Show Locations…. [Case Study: James Acaster]