Here's a list of other stuff I've written, with links to some of it.

Academic articles and chapters

‘Max Miller plays with Freud’s obstacle: Innuendo and performance technique in variety comedy’,Comedy Studies, vol.3 no. 1, 2012, pp.93-104

‘Not the Definitive Version: an Interview with Ross Noble’,Comedy Studies, vol.1 no.1, 2010, pp.5-19

‘Teddy Brown and the Art of Performing for the British Variety Stage’,New Theatre Quarterly, Vol. XXV Part 4, November 2009, pp.379-390

‘Karl Valentin’s "Father and Son Discuss the War"’,Studies in Theatre and Performance, Vol. 27 No. 1, 2007, pp.5-11 Click HERE to read online

‘Punk Rock as Popular Theatre’,New Theatre Quarterly, Vol. XXIII Part 1, February 2007, pp.35-48 Click HERE to read online

‘Brecht and Cabaret’ The Cambridge Companion to Brecht, Second Edition, Cambridge University Press, 2006, pp.40-61 (with Michael Wilson)    Click HERE to read online

‘Karl Valentin’s Illogical Subversion’,New Theatre Quarterly, Vol. XX Part 3, August 2004, pp.203-15 (with Michael Wilson)

‘Characterization in Stand-Up Comedy: from Ted Ray to Billy Connolly, via Bertolt Brecht’,New Theatre Quarterly, Vol. XVI Part 4, November 2000, pp.315-23

'Teaching Stand-Up Comedy. A Mission: Impossible?',Studies in Theatre and Performance, Vol. 20 no. 1, 2000, pp.14-23

'Alternative comedy: from radicalism to commercialism',Popular Theatres? (ed. Ros Merkin), Liverpool John Moores University Press, 1996, pp.127-39

'Laughing all the way to the bank? Alternative comedy in the provinces',New Theatre Quarterly, Vol. X, No. 39, August 1994, pp.255-62


‘Control. Halt. Delete’, The Times Higher, 8 December 2011, p.30

‘How was ’05 for...’,The Times Higher, 23 December 2005, p.19

‘My Worst Nightmare’,The Times Higher, 17 December 2004, p.38

‘Teaching on the Front Line’,The Times Higher, 20 August 2004, p.24

‘Strategic Identity Crisis’,Connections, Winter/Spring 2003, pp.11-12

‘Craft of the crafty playwright’,The Times Higher, 13 September 2002, p.15

'Teeth and smiles',New Statesman, 12 March 1993, pp.33-34

'Gagging on the punters',New Statesman, 15 May 1992, pp.32-33

'Taking on the liberals',Plays International, March 1992, pp.20-21