It was finally here. The day I launch my first ever live comedy show. I’ve watched other people do this hundreds of times. (Maybe even thousands.) How hard could it be, right? T-minus 5 hours I spend a few hours in the early afternoon once again standing outside the local…
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Tomorrow, I’m launching my first live show. Ever. It’s called “POD Comedy” and will be at the Fox and Goose pub in East Birmingham, where I grew up. I’ve received a lot of positive advice and messages of support from the vast majority of the comedy community. However, a handful…
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I’ve been involved in the world of comedy since the beginning of this millennium – mainly behind the scenes in various capacities. Earlier this year, I decided I would start performing stand-up comedy and treat it the way you would any full-time job. However, unlike most people starting out fresh…
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Hello comedy lovers and lovers of Jay Islaam. (Many people argue those are two non-intersectional sets of data on a venn diagram. I hate those people.) A non-comedy post from me today. This is just a simple request, urging my UK friends to sign the petition requesting the British government…
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