Stories old and new for anyone over six who enjoys stand-up comedy without rude words from the man who invented the genre. 'James Campbell pioneered the idea of stand-up for children, and it is still genuinely impressive to watch him hold the attention of a theatre full of six to 11-year-olds for an hour with nothing but a microphone' (Stephanie Merritt, Guardian). 'A charming introduction to Fringe comedy for any child, a hit not to be missed' ***** (ThreeWeeks). 'Funny and amazing' (Anna aged 9, PrimaryTimes.net).
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Stories old and new for anyone over six who enjoys stand-up comedy without rude words from the man who invented the genre.
Edinburgh and UK Tours aside, James Campbell has performed his unique stand-up for children all over the world including runs at the New Victory on Broadway NYC, the Chicago Humanities Festival, Just for Laughs in Montreal, The Melbourne International Comedy Festival, The Adelaide Fringe, The Perth Literary Festival, The Southbank Imagine Festival and The Hay Festival.
James' first book, Boyface and the Quantum Chromatic Disruption Machine, was published by Hodder Children's Books in June of last year. The series of four books is now complete with Boyface and the Tartan Badger, Boyface and the Uncertain Ponies and Boyface and the Power of Three and a Half.