Lorraine Hoodless has spent many years at the top of the corporate world and started stand-up comedy after a few big changes in her life – she is also taking her first show up to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival this year.
Jovan Lugave and Philip Luswata are both excellent actors with huge hearts which is absolutely evident in the vision behind the Playwrights’ Playhouse. These episodes absolutely standalone as amazing conversations but it’s intriguing to listen to Philip’s episode immediately after Jovan’s. His influence on Jovan’s career felt very intertwined with the inspiration behind the Playwrights’ Playhouse.
Agnes Akite is a well-known comedian in Uganda with big aspirations to venture out beyond Uganda as well. We speak about her unusual introduction to the entertainment industry, how she went viral after performing at the Comedy Store, Ugandan and she stays grounded in such a vibrant career.
As many of you will know I am off to Uganda this week with my partner to visit her family, whilst I am there I will be recording some special, exclusive episodes with some of Uganda’s top comedians. I can’t reveal any more information just yet but I am really excited to have the opportunity to speak all things comedy with pros from a different frame of reference.
Two more episodes have been scheduled to release whilst I am in Uganda, details to follow.
Paul Kerr has been going for about 4 years and just keeps getting better with every gig he does, you can catch him perform at numerous comedy nights around East Anglia.
I am absolutely delighted to be performing at The Legendary Comedy Try Out Night, Downstairs at the King’s Head in Crouch End tonight!
Nathan Gibbons is new to stand-up comedy but has worked really hard to get his craft good enough to take a show to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, I really admire his determination and ambition which I’m sure will pay off.
Martin Westgate is an absolute rising star in the comedy world, with his quick wit and likeable character he is quickly getting a following. We speak about him flopping on Britain’s Got Talent but how that has played in integral role in shaping his brilliant show, Simples.
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This week I am having a conversation with Martin Westgate who is rapidly making a name for himself and has just taking his new show ‘Simples’ to the stage. Martin is an expert at quick one liners, cheeky gags and interacting with audiences – with his wit, charm and relaxed approach; there is no heckle too far.
Until then I have recorded amazing conversations with other wonderful comedians, take a listen – links below.