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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London > Shopping > Specialists
3 Greek Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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London > Shopping > Gifts and Luxuries
104 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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51 Greek Street, Soho, W1D | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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Arbutus
London > Restaurants > French restaurants
63-64 Frith Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
27-28 St Annes Court, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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London > Education > English Language Courses
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School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS)
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
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London > Education > Adult Education
19 Wigmore Street, W1U | 12 minutes from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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John Lewis Roof Garden
London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
278-306 Oxford Street, W1A | 4 minutes from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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London > Leisure > Golf
33 Great Pulteney Street, Soho, London W1F | 4 minutes from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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London > Nightlife > Pubs
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London > Nightlife > Bars
77 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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La Casa del Habano
London > Nightlife > Bars
100 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
As soon as you step into the La Casa del Habanos bar you feel like you're in Cuba. Warm oranges and yellows stand out from the ... More
 
 
 
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Floridita
London > Nightlife > Bars
100 Wardour Street, Soho, London W1F | 1 minute from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
The potent Daiquiri cocktails are the essential menu item in this impossibly chic Cuban-themed bar and restaurant. This dark basement is London's greatest tribute to Havanan ... More
 
 
 
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68 Dean Street, Soho, London W1D | 2 minutes from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
This stylish private house in Soho is suitable for photo shoots, meetings, press events, filming and for a limited range of social events such as dinners ... More
 
 
 
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The Congress Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
23-28 Great Russell Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1B | 5 minutes from David Baddiel: Fame: Not The Musical
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Soho Theatre events

 
Then: Post Show Q&AThen: Post Show Q&AFollowing the matinee performance, join the team behind THEN for a question and answer session.12th July 2014Saturday 12th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
Today Only
Then: Post Show Q&A
event > Leisure
PRICING  Free, ticketed, adv booking essential
DATES  Saturday 12th July 2014 - 4.15pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Following the matinee performance, join the team behind THEN for a question and answer session.
Luisa Omielan: Work In ProgressLuisa Omielan: Work In ProgressFollow up to Luisa Omielan's successful debut stand up show, What Would Beyonce Do?!12th July 2014Wednesday 30th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
Now On
Luisa Omielan: Work In Progress
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Saturday 12th July 2014 at 9.15pm & Wednesday 30th July 2014 at 7.15pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Follow up to Luisa Omielan's successful debut stand up show, What Would Beyonce Do?!
An Audience With Pieter-Dirk Uys (Over 14s)An Audience With Pieter-Dirk Uys (Over 14s)After a 10-year break, the legendary South African satirist, author and activist Pieter-Dirk Uys returns to Soho.13th July 2014Sunday 27th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
An Audience With Pieter-Dirk Uys (Over 14s)
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  13th to 27th July 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
After a 10-year break, the legendary South African satirist, author and activist Pieter-Dirk Uys returns to Soho.
Nina Conti: CabaretNina Conti: CabaretThe ventriloquist presides over an evening of new material and cabaret from guest performers.14th July 2014Monday 14th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Nina Conti: Cabaret
event > Comedy > Variety
DATES  Monday 14th July 2014 - 7.15pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
The ventriloquist presides over an evening of new material and cabaret from guest performers.
Rory ScovelRory ScovelAbsurdist humour and spontaneous wit from the American stand-up.14th July 2014Saturday 19th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Rory Scovel
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  14th to 19th Jul 2014 - 9.30pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Absurdist humour and spontaneous wit from the American stand-up.
Goodbye GuntherGoodbye GuntherIdiosyncratic, a little ridiculous, but never trivial, Goodbye Gunther faces death head on in a delightfully human mix of physical comedy, pathos, tragedy and joy.15th July 2014Sunday 20th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Goodbye Gunther
event > Theatre > Fringe
DATES  15th to 20th Jul 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Idiosyncratic, a little ridiculous, but never trivial, Goodbye Gunther faces death head on in a delightfully human mix of physical comedy, pathos, tragedy and joy.
Goodbye GuntherGoodbye GuntherA solo drama about a man, who decided to embrace life to the full when he is told he is dying and deny his mortality. Written and performed by Frank Wurzinger.15th July 2014Sunday 20th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Goodbye Gunther
event > Theatre > Solo
DATES  15th to 20th Jul 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
A solo drama about a man, who decided to embrace life to the full when he is told he is dying and deny his mortality. Written and performed by Frank Wurzinger.
Jack Dee's HelpdeskJack Dee's HelpdeskSatirical, interactive humour from the award-winning stand-up and writer.16th July 2014Friday 18th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Jack Dee's Helpdesk
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  16th, 17th and 18th July 2014 - 7.30pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Satirical, interactive humour from the award-winning stand-up and writer.
Dead WaitDead WaitGuide Sarah Parker to safety through a maze of challenges in this interactive, real life video game experience. Communicate via a headset to get Sarah out alive, rescue the others and catch the kidnapper.16th July 2014Saturday 19th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Dead Wait
event > Leisure
DATES  16th to 19th Jul 2014
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Guide Sarah Parker to safety through a maze of challenges in this interactive, real life video game experience. Communicate via a headset to get Sarah out alive, rescue the others and catch the kidnapper.
Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall: Success ArmsAlasdair Tremblay-Birchall: Success ArmsCanadian-Australian stand-up Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall does a lot of jokes about bleakness, but in a fun way.18th July 2014Saturday 19th July 2014 Where:
Soho Theatre, 21  Dean Street      W1D 3NE
Category: event
On Soon
Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall: Success Arms
event > Comedy > Stand-Up
DATES  Friday 18th and Saturday 19th July 2014 - 8.30pm
VENUE  Soho Theatre 
Canadian-Australian stand-up Alasdair Tremblay-Birchall does a lot of jokes about bleakness, but in a fun way.
 

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