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Part 5 of My First Edinburgh Fringe Festival – 1995- 20 years ago today

The penultimate instalment. Too busy with current 2015 festival to write more. I thought Installment had two L’s. Predictive text has destroyed my brian* I did the ‘brian’ line there on purpose. I may be ignorant but I’m well aware … Continue reading

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Part 4 of My First Edinburgh Fringe – 1995 – twenty years ago today

So then everyone started having delirious crushes on strangers and some kissed in cupboards at The Pleasance. Here is a rough guide. And a show report. The ‘boys’ me and Juls were trying to befriend were Dan Clark and friends … Continue reading

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Part 2 of Twenty Years Ago – My First Edinburgh Fringe 1995

I’ve got my old WordPress app going again and I refuse to update it. Here’s the part two but after part three because of silly silly computers

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My First Edinburgh Fringe Diary 1995 Twenty Years Ago Today – part 3. Fear Sets In

Fear sets in. It’s all right when you’re rehearsing in a small village hall and making each other laugh with ridiculously entertaining acting exercises (like the one where Nicholas Quirke, our director made me and Juls reply ‘no’ to each … Continue reading

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Robin Ince And The Jelly Fish Lampshade

Robin Ince is doing his hilarious and brilliant full length new show in Eastbourne tomorrow night. It’s sold out. I’m going because my offer to introduce Robin has been accepted* *= this is disingenuous, I booked the gig Here is … Continue reading

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Jo Blogs ‘Showtime Guide’ Guide

Dear Fan* I’ve been everso busy with my writing and here’s the proof. Me and George Egg did a vaguely food/bread themed show last Tuesday called Jo Neary Kneads An Audience and George Egg Has Something To Prove. This is … Continue reading

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