Rich Fulcher

I’m A Gag Hag

As Edinburgh dates for An Audience With Eleanor The Tour Whore begin to sell out, the show – created by Rich Fulcher and Dave Brown – looks set to become the hottest ticket in town between Aug 21st and 31st.  You can buy tickets yourself here. There are also treats in store for anyone [...]

August 19, 2010 // 1 Comment

Flavours Of Fulcher Fancy Dress Competition!

As we mentioned earlier this week in our launch post for Fulcher Fortnight – celebrating the coming of Eleanor to the Edinburgh Festival – we’re very lucky to offer you a truly unique competition. We have a copy of Tiny Acts Of Rebellion signed by RICH FULCHER himself and an [...]

August 19, 2010 // 3 Comments

Forgotten Favourites: Golf War

It’s Fulcher Fortnight here at The Velvet Onion – celebrating the liquid wonderment of Rich Fulcher in honour of An Audience With Eleanor The Tour Whore coming to the Edinburgh Festival from 21st-31st August {tickets available here}. We’ve got a Fancy Dress competition that could [...]

August 18, 2010 // 0 Comments

Fulcher Fortnight!

This Saturday sees the debut of An Audience With Eleanor The Tour Whore at the Edinburgh Festival. Rich Fulcher will be bringing his groupie alter-ego to life once again in the highly acclaimed show he has created with Dave Brown, every night at the Udderbelly Pasture from Saturday 21st to Tuesday [...]

August 17, 2010 // 2 Comments

Beat Those Winter Blues And Sheik Yerbooshy!!

If you like to plan your Boosh related events in advance, then we have just the thing for you organised lot! On November 6th, Frank Zappa’s eldest son Dweezil Zappa will play at The Roundhouse in Camden, London and none other than The Mighty Boosh Band will be making an appearance! Huge Zappa [...]

August 7, 2010 // 8 Comments

Edinburgh Nights

It’s that time of year again: The Edinburgh Fringe Festival is here, so for anyone lucky enough to be going, we’ve got a round-up of the shows you won’t want to miss.  And for those who are less lucky, look away now or avoid being taken over by the big green monster. As our regular readers [...]

August 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

The Mother Hen To All Groupies

The last ten days of August are officially dubbed Eleanorburgh – with Rich Fulcher taking his Boosh spin-off character to the Edinburgh Festival in the highly acclaimed show An Evening With Eleanor The Tour Whore.  You can buy tickets for the show, which runs from 21st-30th August right [...]

August 4, 2010 // 2 Comments

WIN Eleanor Tickets For This Weekend!

We’ve been in touch with the wonderful Dave Brown, who has offered The Velvet Onion two pairs of tickets to see the show he’s created with Rich Fulcher – An Audience With Eleanor The Tour Whore – this weekend at the legendary Hen & Chickens Theatre Bar in London. Those [...]

July 30, 2010 // 0 Comments

Fun With Fulcher

Our US correspondent Trixie has done it again!  After Rich Fulcher‘s book signing this week at Skylight Bookstore in Loz Feliz, the pair hooked up for another TVO exclusive chinwag. You can see and hear them discussing Rich’s childhood, buses, giraffes knees and future plans for [...]

July 8, 2010 // 1 Comment

Eleanor at Udderbelly

We’ve followed the fortunes of Rich Fulcher’s solo stage show Eleanor in Australia and the US, and last night saw the final London show before  Eleanor heads to the Edinburgh Festival.  Luckily for us two of The Velvet Onion crew, BabyOnFire and Mogemms, were also there to witness it. [...]

June 20, 2010 // 5 Comments

Behind the Mighty Decider

Most Boosh fans will probably be aware of the iPhone app, The Mighty Decider, which was launched earlier this year.   If you’re interested in finding out a bit more about it, here’s a short film about the development process behind the app.  ‘Doctor Popular’ (presumably [...]

June 11, 2010 // 2 Comments

Helloooooooo TVO!

Eleanor The Tour Whore has given friend of TVO and official US correspondent Trixie an exclusive chinwag after her successful American debut in LA this week. Eleanor’s surroundings were somewhat dark and dingy, and filled with loud noises – but from her we’d expect no less! [...]

June 4, 2010 // 9 Comments

Forgotten Favorites: Snuff Box

As part of our continuing lookback at projects which may have escaped the attention of some of our readers, or simply passed into faded memories, we elected to take a look back at Matt Berry and Rich Fulcher’s sketch-series Snuffbox. And none of us were more qualified to do that than TVO [...]

May 31, 2010 // 3 Comments

Boing Boing Fulchy Baby

Rich Fulcher has given a fresh video interview with cult website Boing Boing. The American based culture site, which has a history of plugging The Mighty Boosh and other British comedies, sent its intrepid reporter to meet Rich for a night of chocolate and marshmallows, and fun chit-chat – [...]

May 27, 2010 // 0 Comments

Eleanor’s Groupie Acadamy

At last – what every wannabee groupie has been waiting for! Eleanor the Tour Whore is opening up her vast experience to teach you how to get in anywhere.  The course includes Classroom Experience, Field Training and Group Activites. Find out more at [...]

May 25, 2010 // 3 Comments

Attention All Angelenos!

Attention All Angelenos! Rich Fulcher has been sighted in L.A. and he may be up to several tiny acts of rebellion against the man in your name. This new footage has been discovered of seemingly ordinary Americans being secretly converted to the new cult of Tiny Actism.  After this was filmed, [...]

May 21, 2010 // 1 Comment

Boosh Album News

This week’s NME (on sale in the UK from today) includes an interview with Noel Fielding and Julian Barratt, in which they talk about the Mighty Boosh album, and some of their other forthcoming projects.  They describe how they’re recording the album in a soundproofed shed in Kentish [...]

May 19, 2010 // 10 Comments

Childmen USA!

Journey Of The Childmen – the feature length documentary by Oly Ralfe which follows The Mighty Boosh on their 2008/9 UK tour – is to receive its American premiere later this month. The film is set to be screened at The Coolidge Corner Theatre in Brookline, Massachusetts on May 28th [...]

May 17, 2010 // 14 Comments

Fun Time Questions

Do you want a free download of Rich Fulcher reading a chapter of his book Tiny Acts of Rebellion? Of course you do! All you have to do is pop over to richfulcher.com right now, answer a few questions, give Rich’s internet pixies your email address and you will get your reward. Tiny Acts Of [...]

May 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

Painted Boosh

Artist John Lee Bird is holding an exhibition of his celebrity portraits at 10 Gales Gallery in East London. It runs from 6th May to 2nd June and also includes set performance pieces.  This exhibition features portraits of Rich Fulcher, Dave Brown and Mike Fielding, and entry is free!  In 2008 [...]

May 5, 2010 // 1 Comment