“Frankly, anything being played badly is always funny.” | Ed MacArthur on being musically mistakable at Vault Festival

Tell us about the show you’re bringing to the Vault Festival. I’m bringing a work in progress show for a one-off musical comedy performance of new material. It’s a multi-instrumental, madcap hour of songs and stand up. It’ll be a good chance to see if my new ideas are worthy of expansion, or whether I … Continue reading “Frankly, anything being played badly is always funny.” | Ed MacArthur on being musically mistakable at Vault Festival

“I can just blame ghosts for my own lack of personal development.” | Ruth Hunter on fighting her demons at Glasgow Comedy Festival

Tell us about the show you’re bringing to the Glasgow Comedy Festival, Ruth Hunter and the Ruth-Hunter. It's a spoooooky stand up comedy show about ghosts and anxiety and jokes. How did you develop the concept of the Ruth-Hunter? I've always been afraid of the dark and worried about supernatural entities trying to murder me. … Continue reading “I can just blame ghosts for my own lack of personal development.” | Ruth Hunter on fighting her demons at Glasgow Comedy Festival

“Visibility isn’t enough, especially if it’s just a byword for heterosexual narratives, with queer bodies fitted in.” | Oli Isaac and Oakley Flanagan on This Queer House at Vault Festival

Tell us about the show you’re bringing to the Vault Festival. Oakley: This Queer House is a play about a queer couple who inherit a home and attempt to renovate it. It’s in collaboration with OPIA Collective, infusing elements of theatre, live music and movement, to tell a story about a relationship assailed by a … Continue reading “Visibility isn’t enough, especially if it’s just a byword for heterosexual narratives, with queer bodies fitted in.” | Oli Isaac and Oakley Flanagan on This Queer House at Vault Festival