His father is of Indian descent and his mother is Scottish. Was that really annoying to have to put an ‘h’ in there? It was certainly frowned upon. You’re almost a local! I mean, there are people who come to Scotland who go and see stuff that I’ve never seen. , "The week you'll laugh until your ribs hurt at the Burt - Winnipeg Free Press", "Funnyman Danny Bhoy is back in the country but can't decide whether to live in Sydney or Melbourne", "Review: Danny Bhoy: Dear Epson – Newcastle Stand", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Danny_Bhoy&oldid=981154028, People educated at Merchiston Castle School, Wikipedia indefinitely move-protected pages, All Wikipedia articles needing clarification, Wikipedia articles needing clarification from September 2020, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 30 September 2020, at 16:15. You get to go on stage and talk about whatever you want. We’ve presented almost every top line touring comedian at the venue over the years including: Carl Barron, Jimeoin, Arj Barker, Ross Noble, Kitty Flanagan, Danny Bhoy, The Umbilical Brothers, and Akmal. And the name ‘Bhoy’ is given to the Celtic supporters, so that’s caused me a few difficulties because whenever I play in Glasgow, people tend to flock there, for either the right or the wrong reasons. Spend a passing moment with the Edinburgh comedian, perhaps stand in line with him at the supermarket, and if you’ve got a memorable personality it may just resurface on stage. When & Where: Costa Hall, Geelong – April 2 & Hamer Hall, Melbourne – April 3, 4 & 5. She had an incredible mind, but sadly was an alcoholic. I didn't have a chance to learn a lot about women in my formative years as I went to boarding school - Merchiston Castle School in Edinburgh - at 13. Yes, yes that was a lot of fun until I did it in Ballarat and fell off the stage – that was not so much fun. She loved a joke, and I used humour to entertain her. Comedy duo Woah, Alyssa! Yeh, yeh. She would always get home after 5pm. She was an actress who told amazing stories. All my family used to call me Danny Boy, so when I got into comedy, I was looking for a stage name, it just seemed like the obvious choice. Many would say that Danny is one of the greatest and most-loved comedians in the world, and while this is true, I’d say his skills as an observer are what places him in such a respected position. Yeh, the family reunion is absolutely hell. My career has really taken off and I am in a new city every other day, so it doesn't give me the greatest chance to settle into a relationship, even though I really want that stability. 91 messages in 10 discussions. So yeh, that’s been trouble. Whether it was by sheer influence, or a knack few pertain, Danny became a keen observer. He toured the show following a run at the Edinburgh Fringe. I think there’s an argument that you sometimes don’t know what’s in your own backyard, you know? Danny chats to Jof about his 'Age of Fools' tour, coming to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival from March 26th to April 7th - with extra dates being added as we spoke! Yes, we’re pretty much family anyway, I think? Actually you’re going to New Zealand after Melbourne, then coming back…. Sadly, boarding school was not a great way to grow up and acquaint myself with women. He also sold out all his performances at the Melbourne Comedy Festival, and had to add two additional shows at a different venue due to popular demand, both of which also sold out. She took a genuine interest in how your home life was and what she could do to help. fan (Celtic are nicknamed The Bhoys); his favourite team is in fact Newcastle United. I was lubricated on some punch that the girl I ended up kissing had smuggled in. Danny, I want to ask you, first cap off the rank, I know Danny Bhoy is your stage name – where did it come from? The first to take an interest in my creative side was my grade 7 teacher, Mrs Wilson. I’ve always had a good time there,” he says pausing, “I definitely know that what I’m seeing is Geelong.” Danny Bhoy performs at the Playhouse, Arts Centre Melbourne, April 2-April 21 and at The State Theatre, Sydney, April 23, 24, 26, 27. I look back at it now and think, ‘What was he getting out of that?’” Latest Jun-5 by Berylline. You are a bit of a trouble maker, aren’t you Danny? It’s a religious divide: one team’s Catholic and one team’s Protestant. One Billy Connolly DVD later, gifted to him by his parents, and Danny had a newfound respect and concept of what being a comedian was. It’s already taken.” And I was like “Well, can I not have it?” And they said “Nah, a dog’s already got it” and I said “Ok fine.” So that’s why I put the ‘h’ in. Its always best to talk about the thing you’re most interested in so I decided to write about the world and current situations. I think this is my eleventh tour show – maybe the first few were just festivals, I think, so maybe its really only the seventh or eighth tour show that I’ve done. Rock & Blues Legends. Latest Apr-17 by GonghisKhan. Danny Bhoy December 29, 2015 Find a seat at an old bar in Scotland and after a day of listening and watching, nothing else, chances are you’ll have a bank of stories and characters locked in your mind for another day. He chooses not to. I grew up in a small Scottish town called Moffat. I was very close to my older sister, Bina, and had a good relationship with my two older brothers, Bobby and Sammy. Tom Walker talks about his fake news reporter Jonathan Pie and his upcoming Australian tour.MELBOURNE ATHENAEUM THEATRE FRIDAY 21 FEBRUARYBook at Ticketek 132 849 www.ticketek.com.au ADELAIDE ROYALTY THEATRE MONDAY 24 FEBRUARYBook at FringeTIX 1300 621 255 www.adelaidefringe.com.au PERTH ASTOR THEATRE WEDNESDAY 26 FEBRUARYBook at Ticketek 132 849 www.ticketek.com.au BRISBANE BRISBANE POWERHOUSE FRIDAY 28 FEBRUARYBook at Box Office 3358 8600 www.brisbanecomedyfestival.comSYDNEY ENMORE THEATRE SATURDAY 29 FEBRUARYBook at Ticketek 132 849 www.ticketek.com.au or Enmore Theatre Box Office 9550 3666, Charles Kovess, the Chairman of the Australian Institute of Comedy, discusses the upcoming (and extremely rare) performance of some of Australia's iconic characters including Flacco, Raymond J Bartholomeuz, Ethel Chop, Elliot Goblet, Elle McFeast, Slim Whittle, Pate Biscuit and Bev Killick.Tickets available from www.alextheatre.org.au/comedy. Travelling around the world, and described as a “Commonwealth comedian”, Danny still remembers the he visited Geelong that one time. Latest May-27 by Cheryne (sheereene) Boys Nights out Well, of course you do – you’ve seen more of Australia than most Australians have seen of Australia. Its basically called ‘Age of Fools’ because “The Dark Ages” was already taken. It wasn't so much what my mother said, but rather what she did - and still does - that I admire. He'll be in Geelong on June 29th alongside Ben Knight, Aaron Chen, Blake Freeman and Georgie Carroll.Details available at https://www.comedyfestival.com.au/roadshow, Kel from Hey Hey It's Friday calls in to give a wrap up of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. In 2001, Danny took his first full-length solo show to the Edinburgh Festival, where, within a week, he had sold out his entire three-week run, and added extra shows to cope with the demand for tickets. Yeh, there’s only 1 billion people to choose from – why don’t we make it one big family? I've actually seen you perform at the Enmore theatre before... in one of the greatest opening visual gags to a show I’ve ever seen, ever?
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