David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical

 
 

THIS EVENT ENDED ON THE 20TH OCTOBER 2012

ADDRESS
Soho Theatre, 21 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D 3NE 
 
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Dates:
16th October 2012 until 20th October 2012
 
OPENING TIMES
Oct 16-20, 9.15pm
 
PRICES
£10
 

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David Baddiel: Fame: Not The MusicalTV funnyman David Baddiel comes out of ostensible comedy retirement with his first solo live stand-up show in 15 years. Now 48, the immensely likable and satirically smart Baddiel made his name as one half of comedy duo Newman and Baddiel in the late 80s, before becoming a regular fixture on TV with his sidekick Frank Skinner during the 'Loaded' years of the 90s. This Work in Progress show - entitled Fame: Not The Musical - sees Baddiel putting his comedic toe back into the ribald waters of stand-up for five consecutive nights at the Soho Theatre. The bespectacled novelist and screenwriter will be presenting ideas, telling anecdotes and testing out material in an intriguing show that will promises to deconstruct his own fame and our culture's obsession with fame in general. Given Baddiel's intellect and funny bones, this should be both thought-provoking and hilarious in equal measures - and his trademark relaxed delivery should give this belated return a nice convivial atmosphere. Endearingly self-deprecating, Baddiel will no doubt have a pop at his own celebrity status too.

 

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Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
Now On
Simon Evans: Leashed
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  21st, 22nd and 23rd August 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Sardonic and supercilious humour from the writer and Radio 4 regular.
Sean Hughes: Work In ProgressSean Hughes: Work In ProgressAn hour's worth of dry humour, some of which is being tried out for the first time, from the acclaimed Sean Hughes.22nd August 2014Saturday 23rd August 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
Now On
Sean Hughes: Work In Progress
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  21st, 22nd and 23rd August 2014 - 9pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
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Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
Now On
Jezebel
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  12th to 31st August 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
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Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
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OperaUpClose: La Traviata
event > Concerts > Opera
DATES  5th August to 14th September 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Robin Norton-Hale directs a new version of Verdi's tragic drama, set against the backdrop of 1920s speakeasies and bootlegging, telling the story a woman named Violetta who sacrifices her own happiness for the sake of her lover's family and future. Sung in English.
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Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Luke McGregor: I Worry That I Worry Too Much
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  26th to 30th Aug 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Anxious humour from the Tasmanian-born, Australian comedian.
Neil HamburgerNeil HamburgerSubversive character comedy from Australian stand-up Gregg Turkington's alter ego.26th August 2014Saturday 30th August 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
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event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  26th to 30th Aug 2014 - 9.30pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Subversive character comedy from Australian stand-up Gregg Turkington's alter ego.
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Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Steen Raskopoulos: I'm Wearing Two Suits Because I Mean Business
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  27th, 28th, 29th and 30th Aug 2014 - 9pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
An emerging star of Australian comedy brings a showcase of elaborate characters and physical comedy.
Tom Rhodes: ColossusTom Rhodes: ColossusMulti award-winning comedian Tom Rhodes returns to Soho Theatre after a sell out performance earlier in the year.29th August 2014Saturday 30th August 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Tom Rhodes: Colossus
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Friday 29th and Saturday 30th August 2014 - 10pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Multi award-winning comedian Tom Rhodes returns to Soho Theatre after a sell out performance earlier in the year.
Rhys Nicholson: EurghRhys Nicholson: EurghFollowing sold out international tours and award wins, Australia's besuited degenerate Rhys Nicholson returns with a new show, new suits and an inflatable llama. The llama has context in the show. You'll see... you'll all see. This is filth with heart, vulgarity with meaning. This is Rhys Nicholson, the comedian you deserve.2nd September 2014Sunday 7th September 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Rhys Nicholson: Eurgh
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  2nd to 7th Sep 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
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WingmanWingmanJustin Audibert directs Richard Marsh and Jerome Wright in this achingly funny drama that mixes poetry and prose to remind us: no matter how bad life is, family can make it worse.2nd September 2014Saturday 20th September 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Wingman
event > Theatre > Comedies
DATES  2nd to 20th September 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
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