Heavy-hitter Erin Foley is a sensational comic with a way of making even the gentlest observations into flint-hard punchlines. We discuss her “terrifying but wonderful” start in standup, and how she was 8 years into her career before she began discussing her sexuality onstage. We talk about questioning and defining success, the epic ness of performing honestly, her refusal to be a joke-pony, and the best place for the Big Gay Reveal…
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Stu also co-hosts the “Child Labour" parenting podcast with Sindhu Vee
Mondays 9pm BST - "The Infinite Sofa" chat show
Top celebrity talent (previous guests include Dara O'Briain, Sarah Millican and Russell Howard) join Stu and 12 members of the public, in an increasingly cult-like live online performance experiment.
Wednesdays 8pm BST - "ThinkTank"
A new even-more-experimental exercise in creativity, community, and throwing together a virtual bank heist under pressure.
New ideas and new jeopardy every week!
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