Paddy Gervers

Songs for the Apocalypse

As our impending doom approaches, it’s good to know some people have us covered, as Jonny & the Baptists have unleashed a brand new long-player to see us through the end of days, and it is already available to buy right now. After all, time is ticking! Entitled Songs for the Apocalypse, [...]

February 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

Christmas with Jonny Donahoe

Jonny Donahoe’s Thirty Christmases, which ran in Oxford last December, is coming to London for Christmas 2017. The festive comedy show with music stars Jonny Donahoe and Paddy Gervers (the duo otherwise known as Jonny & the Baptists) alongside Rachel Parris. After playing to [...]

September 19, 2017 // 0 Comments

Distasteful duo join Lefty Scum UK tour

Jonny and the Baptists are joining forces with Josie Long and Grace Petrie on a two week tour of the nation. Entitled Leftie Scum, the tour welcomes audiences of all political persuasion, but if you are a Tory, they will most probably take the piss out of you. After all, for all their glowing [...]

June 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Eat the Poor goes on tour

Musical satirists and socialist comedic geniuses Jonny & The Baptists begin their latest UK tour next month, as their 2016 Edinburgh Fringe show Eat the Poor visits 37 towns and cities across 50 dates. As Jonny Donahoe and Paddy Gervers told TVO last summer, “Eat The Poor is all [...]

February 18, 2017 // 0 Comments

Sohonions: TVO flavoured comedy at The Soho Theatre

This week sees the long-awaited London run of Katy Brand‘s critically acclaimed I Was a Teenage Christian at the Soho Theatre, with shows every night from Monday 23rd to Saturday 28th January. But this is just the start of a long run of comedy across this Winter and early Spring for the [...]

January 23, 2017 // 0 Comments

Oxford gets 30 Christmases this December

Jonny and the Baptists are joining forces with Rachel Parris to create a festive show in Oxford this December. Yes, August has been and gone and as the Western World turns its eye towards talk of the tubby bloke in a big red suit, there’s another self-proclaimed ‘larger man’ in [...]

September 1, 2016 // 0 Comments

Postscript: TVO at the Fringe 2016

The Edinburgh Fringe is now officially over for another year, and as the city cleans away the chaos that millions of flyers and hundreds of shows leave behind, we thought it would be a good time to reflect on TVO related involvement in an epic Fringe run. Our editor in chief, Paul Holmes, [...]

August 31, 2016 // 0 Comments

Onion Talking: Jonny & The Baptists on Eat the Poor

The Edinburgh Fringe is now well under way and there’s a whole host of TVO related shows to savour. There’s also a large number of shows worth watching that are not technically related to our ‘family’ of regulars, but we love ’em anyway. One such show is the latest [...]

August 9, 2016 // 0 Comments