January 22, 2021
Danny Rogers is my guest for this episode. He tells me about his first appearance on stage, his love of patter songs and of course we speak about his father, the legendary Ted Rogers.
You can find out more about Danny and his show Bin and Gone at
And you can follow Danny on Twitter at
January 1, 2021
Celebrating his 50th year in the business, Pantomime Dame, Director and actor Mervyn Francis is my guest for this weeks episode. He tells me how the business has changed, his directing style and playing his dream role, Mother Goose.
December 18, 2020
Clowning royalty Charlie Cairoli Jnr is my guest for this episode. He tells me what life was like growing up with a dad who was a practical joker, what makes a good clown and meeting Princess Diana when he had a custard pie in his hand.
December 11, 2020
Ceri Dupree is my guest for this weeks episode. He tells me how a random fancy dress party started a career path, his dreams of playing Mother Goose and he reveals the name of his autobiography (if he ever gets round to writing it).
There are some saucy words in this episode (but nothing too risqué).
You can see Ceri in Sleeping Beauty this year (20/21) at Southampton's Mayflower Theatre https://www.mayflower.org.uk/whats-on/sleeping-beauty-pantomime-2020/
You can follow Ceri on Twitter https://twitter.com/ceridupree
December 4, 2020
Juggler and comedian Steve Royle is this weeks guest. He tells me about how he started juggling ping pong balls, bringing Dan Leno back to the stage and how he once had a proper job.
This episode was recorded before Steve performed in the Britain's Got Talent Semi-Finals, where he ended up in 3rd place in the final.
You can hopefully see Steve performing at Pantomonium! The Pantomime at Blackpool's Grand Theatre. Click here for tickets https://www.blackpoolgrand.co.uk/event/pantomonium-2020
His show 'Naturally Insane The Life of Dan Leno' Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/danlenoaroyaljester/
You can follow Steve on Twitter https://twitter.com/steveroylecomic
and visit his website http://www.steveroyle.com for details of his upcoming tour