Paul Foot

Words On Tour

Paul Foot, the man with the best mullet in comedy, will be taking his latest Edinburgh show, Words, on tour around the UK this Autumn. The tour kicks off on 3rd October in Leeds and ends on 30th November in Norwich. In between these two dates, he’ll be playing 38 shows in most towns and [...]

September 1, 2013 // 0 Comments

Paul Foot: Words

One of our contributors, Velveteer Helen, recently spent a few days at the Edinburgh Fringe checking out the comedic talent on offer. So far she’s told us about seeing  Colin Hoult three times in three different shows (yes three!). By way of follow-up, here are a few words from Helen [...]

August 13, 2013 // 0 Comments

Onion Fringes: Part 3 – Paul Foot: Words

The Edinburgh Fringe is almost upon us, with a host of TVO favourites set to descend upon the city between 2nd and 26th August.  In the build up, we’re bringing you a great show to go and see every weekday – from our regulars to shows beyond the usual confines of Onion Land. Today’s showcase [...]

July 4, 2013 // 0 Comments

Alternative Comedy Rides Again

Comedy Central has confirmed a second series of The Alternative Comedy Experience, the stand-up based comedy show curated by Stewart Lee. The Alternative Comedy Experience showcases comedians who tend to be overlooked by mainstream media. The series is overseen by Stewart Lee, who doesn’t [...]

May 8, 2013 // 1 Comment

Foot In Melbourne

Part of Paul Foot‘s routine from the recent 2013 International Melbourne Comedy Gala has been uploaded to youtube. Now those of us who couldn’t make it down there can now experience his unique brand of funny. In the clip below he considers the true meaning of the ‘Baby on [...]

March 30, 2013 // 1 Comment

New Wave On The Air Waves!

Finally, there’s an alternative comedy contender to the mainstream of Live at the Appollo and Michael McIntyre’s Comedy Roadshow!  One-time Boosh collaborator, Stewart-Lee, is curating a new show on Comedy Central, featuring a few of our favourite new wave acts. Alternative Comedy [...]

January 26, 2013 // 3 Comments

Paul Foot At The Bloomsbury: Review

On Friday evening Paul Foot completed his UK tour of Kenny Larch is Dead with a grand finale at London’s Bloomsbury Theatre. Velveteer Mog was there to follow the mental meanderings of the mullet-haired comedy man: I love Paul Foot. I’ve had a soft spot for him since I caught him by [...]

December 16, 2012 // 0 Comments

A Letter From Paul Foot

Right now, in Edinburgh, a number of TVO friends and faces are slogging it out day in, day out in the name of the funny.   One of these, is a fine gentlemen by the name of Paul Foot. A few weeks ago, we asked Paul if he fancied writing us a short message to put in our Edinburgh preview run-down, [...]

August 8, 2012 // 1 Comment

Edinburgh 2012: The Non-Onion Round Up

The Edinburgh Festival is now well under way, with a number of TVO regulars appearing amongst the hundreds of shows vying for your attention. With the likes of Rachel Stubbings, Dave McNeill, Sarah Kendall, Paul Foot, Phil Whelans and Waen Shepherd all jumping around stages in the name of funny [...]

August 6, 2012 // 2 Comments

Edinburgh 2012: The Onion Round-Up

It’s almost time for The Edinburgh Fringe once more, and as ever, there’s a liberal sprinkling of TVO favourites heading up to Scotland throughout August. The wonderful Rachel Stubbings makes her Edinburgh debut with Stubbing Out Problems, whilst David McNeill returns to the Fringe [...]

July 30, 2012 // 4 Comments

Hot Foot It To Autumn

The delectably funny Paul Foot has announced a 29-date tour that will take in a host of locations across England (apologies to those of you who represent the wider British Isles and beyond). Paul will be touring his 2012 Edinburgh show, Kenny Larch is Dead, which he’ll be performing during [...]

June 16, 2012 // 0 Comments

Tripping With Foot And Brand

Paul Foot and Russell Brand recently went on a fictional coach trip during one of Foot’s shows. Russell Brand joined Foot at one of his Secret Shows for Foot’s Guild of Connoisseurs and played a part in a fictional episode of Celebrity Coach Trip. In the clip Foot takes on the role of [...]

June 7, 2012 // 2 Comments

Site Revamp For Foot

If you like new shiny things as much as we do, you will love Paul Foot‘s new website. The comedian’s website has undergone a complete redesign and connoisseurs can now feast their eyes on a site that looks as whimsical as Foot’s comedy is. While the website still has the usual [...]

January 28, 2012 // 2 Comments

2011 Pops Off With a Bang!

The final months of 2011 were an exciting time for the Booshniverse. Join us for now for the final instalment of our four-part retrospective as we relive it all over again. . . October October began buzzing with Booshy delights. The month’s start saw previews for the upcoming 25th series of Never [...]

January 8, 2012 // 1 Comment

Spring Back In Time: A Look Back At April-June 2011

So far our review of 2011 has covered January to March. Today we bring you the sequel: April to June. Aaaah, Springtime…the time of fresh starts and new beginnings! And it turned out to be a very busy time in the Booshniverse too! April April started with the news of Chris O’Dowd’s [...]

January 2, 2012 // 2 Comments

The Velvet Onion Calendar 2012

The Velvet Onion are pleased to bring you our exclusive 2012 calendar! We’ve been working with a number of our friends both in front of the camera and behind it, to bring you twelve great shots to print out and stick up on your wall between January 1st and December 31st. With a fantastic new [...]

December 29, 2011 // 3 Comments

Onion Talking: The Ambassador Of The Freaks

In part 1 of our exclusive interview with Noel Fielding he talked about his book of paintings Scribblings of a Madcap Shambleton, and his new TV show Noel Fielding’s Luxury Comedy. In part 2 we find out what’s really going on with the Boosh, what Noel thinks about the current state of British [...]

November 15, 2011 // 27 Comments

A Velvet Weekend

What with Halloween being on the most awkward day of the week, we at TVO have been wondering what to do with ourselves this coming spooky weekend and have found there to be a plethora of Booshdom goodies on throughout. Of course, in true Boosh form, this schedule is more suitable for our [...]

October 28, 2011 // 0 Comments

Foot Measures Up

Earlier this month we mentioned that comedian Paul Foot would be taking his Edinburgh show Still Life on tour. If you haven’t experienced one of Foot’s unique performances and  you’re wondering what an hour in his company entails, here’s a round-up of the reviews from his [...]

August 29, 2011 // 1 Comment