Stand and Deliver podcast episode 26 A Review

It’s been a strange few months in the world of stand-up comedy. Club founder, CEO and spiritual leader Rhodders and his new chief of staff Dan Collins sit down in their living room to bring back the podcast. They discuss their two recent outdoor shows Read More …

Stand and Deliver podcast episode 25 Arna Spek + Iszi Lawrence

A two guest bumper edition of the podcast. With the comedy scene on hold, we catch up with comic, Radio 4 history boffin and author Iszi Lawrence. We find out to see how she is managing to keep active during lockdown. Our second guest is Read More …

Stand and Deliver Podcast episode 22 Jake Pickford

North London based comedian Jake Pickford has been performing around the UK since mid 2012, with his witty crowd work, life stories and one-liners. Rhodders and Jake talk about: …. Afternoon gigs, why playing unsuitable rooms can be easier, when Jake chooses to adlib, what Read More …

Stand and Deliver podcast episode 21 Geoff Steel

Geoff has won over many a crowd with his punch line packed sets and unpredictable ad-libs. He is also the master/disaster mind behind Reading’s longest running comedy gig, Go On My Sun. Rhodders and Geoff talk about: Running a gig in the middle of the Read More …

Stand and Deliver Podcast 20 Nicole Harris

On episode 20 Rhodders chats to… Nicole Harris They talk about: being tidy, improv in comedy, are comedy nights fearful of booking acts who improvise? How adlib and written material can work together, staying “in the moment” while performing, learning a language, performing standup in Read More …

Stand and Deliver Podcast 19 Kathryn Mather

On episode 19 Rhodders chats to… Kathryn Mather They talk about: writing a dissertation on standup comedy, how to build TARDIS, trying to make comedy your living and why it is so hard, why being paid and having fun are not always linked, working in Read More …

Stand and Deliver Podcast 14 Tom Mayhew

On this show Rhodders chats to… Tom Mayhew Tom ends up interviewing Rhodders about: his strange sayings, pre gig nerves, the pressure of comedy competitions, how Rhodders almost quit comedy and how he managed to enjoy it again, How Rhodders became a video game character, Read More …

Stand and Deliver Podcast 13 Freddy Quinne

On this show Rhodders chats to… Freddy Quinn Freddy talks about: Why he does not try new jokes when MCing, getting away with being abrasive to audiences, are audiences easier to offend and should comics change their style because of this? The types of styles Read More …

Stand and Deliver Podcast 12 Danny Ward

On this show Rhodders chats to… Danny Ward Danny talks about: The pressure on the MC at a gig, audiences being their phones, how to keep comedy fun when it is your full time job, controlling nerves, how much pressure is right for an act Read More …

Stand and Deliver Podcast episode 11 Peter Jones

On this show Rhodders chats to… Peter Jones Perter is a TV comic and writer from Melbourne Australia. He crossed paths with Rhodders at the Edinburgh Fringe where they both performed at Mirth in The Morning, Rhodders’ Fringe standup show. Peter talks about: How he Read More …