Posts in 'Comedy' Category
Every October Brighton see’s the return of UK comedy greats with the Brighton Comedy Festival which this year has teamed up with ‘Dave’, the UK television channel that claims itself as ‘the home of witty comedy banter’, helping the festival be bigger and better this year. The 16 day festival will have shows in the [...]
Yvonne Rawcliffe is an up and coming comedienne from ‘ooop north’ (Blackpool to be precise). Having played many a gig in London town and Brighton, she has now been snapped up to compere at Brighton Pride by the Women’s Tent. Zhoosh caught up with her pre pride to discuss being out on the comedy circuit, crushes and all important Pride.
I have to say, Miss Hope Springs isnt what I’d usually choose to see, but I really enjoyed myself. The catchy, clever songs have constantly whirled around my head since hearing them. A personal favourite ‘Jean-Jacques;’ amusingly describes how she hopes to kill her lover after she finds him with another woman, and another ‘assets’ ponders the importance of making the most of yourself.
The one thing that really stands out about Bent Double is the fact that its a nice place for queer folk to gather. With a reasonably priced bar and the fact you share tables if you are by yourself or in a small group; makes it a great place to be out on the pull. Alcohol and laughter is surely the biggest recipe there is for romantic success right?