Postcards From Abroad
'One thing about leaving your apartment is there's so many other people out there. The great thing about my apartment, aside from the fact that it's a great apartment, is that I control if there are other people in it.'
This October, Fran Lebowitz is bringing her deliciously devastating brand of no-holds-barred wit back to the Wheeler Centre.
Postcards From Abroad
David Sedaris: A Carnival of Snackery
'When the pandemic hit, my first thought wasn’t Oh, those poor dying people but What about my airline status?'
There’s only so many times you can you hear ‘we’re all in this together’ before it starts to ring hollow. This is the point when we need the satirist to step in, ready and willing to admit that sometimes… he’s…
Fringe Debate: Should Culture Be Cancelled?
For decades, we’ve heard seers of all stripes declaring that ‘everything is political’. In 2020, though, you might be forgiven for reading that with a note of exhaustion. The hopeful overtures of the open internet have well and truly descended into countless – endless – jibes and arguments. Cancelled columnists (and cartoonists) heave their laptops open to lament their newfound…
Working with Words: Ben Jenkins
We spoke with writer and producer Ben Jenkins about typing incredibly fast, leaving room for joy and writing the worst thing ever.
Take It From Me: July 2019
Note: this recording contains explicit language and adult themes.
It's freezing outside, your love life's D.O.A., and nothing – nothing – can thaw the frosty chambers of your dark, arctic heart. Right? Wrong.
Jess McGuire is joined by Vanessa Muradian, Aram Hosie and Davey Thompson to dive into romantic conundrums submitted by audience members.
Take It From Me: Bella Green and Ronnie Scott
Host and dispenser of sexy advice Jess McGuire will bring together Bella Green and Ronnie Scott – two wise and arguably attractive panellists – to solve your personal love conundrums. Those who wish to participate may anonymously submit their queries via an online portal. Those who don't may just drink, eat and be quietly judgemental.
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