Interview with Alfie Brown (Humour Me Comedy Podcast) by UCL Sound published on 2013/07/01 05:21:41 +0000 Alfie Brown is a critically acclaimed comedian and has performed at the Edinburgh Festival for several years including as part of The Lunchtime Club and two solo shows 'The Love You Take' and 'Soul For Sale'. Alfie will be performing at The Fringe this year with his new show 'The Revolting Youth'. Alfie Brown: The Revolting Youth "Today's youth: disenchanted and disengaged; our rights vanishing, we remain oblivious. Instead of submitting to criminal corporations and elitist politics, we must be reborn as renegades. Sounds LOL doesn’t it?" Delhi Belly, Underbelly Cowgate 21:10 (1 hour) Previews 1-2 Aug £6 3-4, 7-8, 12-15, 19-22 Aug £10/£9 5-6, 9-11, 16-18, 23-25 Aug £11/£10 0844 545 8282 www.underbelly.co.uk www.alfiebrown.com “Quite simply the future of British stand-up.” ***** Brian Donaldson - The List “He could become one of the most important, incisive comedians of his generation.” **** Steve Bennett – Chortle “Incredibly interesting new comedy voice.” **** Ben Williams - Time Out More praise for Alfie “He’s the best comic I’ve seen at the Fringe so far.” ***** No Borders Magazine “Brown is definitely one of, if not the most, exciting comedian on the circuit today.” ****1/2 HuffingtonPost “Succeeds in making his roaring, profane, crusading humour feel entirely unique and very funny.” **** Fest “Brown’s is one of the boldest new voices I’ve encountered . . . mapping a route to a different class of humour.” **** Brian Logan - The Guardian “...and...” *** Broadway Baby “Coated in arrogance” ** Julian Hall - The Independent “All the intellectual rigour of Vicky Pollard.” * Kate Copstick - The Scotsman - Sara Shulman is the Founder and Editor of Comedy Blogedy, TEDxUCL speaker on 'The Power of Funny', former Head of Comedy at UCLU Rare FM and produces the Humour Me Comedy Podcast. Sara is also a Classics Undergraduate at UCL and occasionally gigs on the comedy circuit. www.comedyblogedy.com www.twitter.com/comedyblog http://tedxtalks.ted.com/video/TEDxUCL-SARA-SHULMAN-The-power;search%3Asara%20shulman UCL is consistently ranked as one of the world's top universities. Across all disciplines our faculties are known for their research-intensive approaches, academic excellence and engagement with global challenges. This is the basis of our world-renowned degree programmes. Visit us at http://ucl.ac.uk.