A chat about privilege, Laurence Fox and racism. Featuring some weird cameos.
A gathering held on Wednesday 3rd June 2020 in Wolverhampton City Centre organised by Black Country Stand Up to Racism. The gathering saw people come out in solidarity for the protests around the world following the shocking murder of George Lloyd.
Just a note to say you can download an audio recording of my short story Scally Lads, Handbags and Razorblades from Bandcamp. https://davethepitt.bandcamp.com/track/scally-lads-handbags-and-razorblades The text can also be downloaded and read on Smashwords. https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/1003607 Do you want some better news? It’s free. I can’t say fairer than that, can I?
After 5 years and 6 restarts I finally finished The Illuminatus Trilogy.
I stumbled on this gem of a website called The Library of Babel and had to make a video. I hope you enjoy it.
As a nice little pre-Christmas surprise I have been asked to headline Permission to Speak in Stourbridge next Wednesday (11th December 2019). I wouldn’t normally write a blog post for a gig; let’s be honest, I don’t write many blog posts. Yet I think this one deserves something. All round good egg Rob Francis has […]
On 6th April 2019 I will be doing entertainment at TedX Wolverhampton. Yes, that is a bit distanced from the horrendous image you had in your head from my deliberately click baitery title. I’m really quite chuffed that the little sibling of Ted Talks is coming to Wolverhampton. It feels like we’re a semi-pro football […]
I’m happy. My play, Bert, had a rather good night at this year’s Worcestershire Theatre Festival. The production by Holly Bush Arts has already been performed at the Edinburgh Fringe and run around a few other places so let’s just say they did a grand job. It won best overall play, best set and best […]
Twitter is probably the last social media platform I cling to. Even then I’m clinging on with a very loose grip and the chasm below me just looks like a big bed with fluffy pillows and a 500 tog duvet and I feel really tired. Actually I am really tired. I have some sort of […]
I needed some footage of me performing for a gig I’m applying for. I do have such things but it made me realise I didn’t have anything of me performing live at any recent gigs. So armed with a set, an audience and a GoPro I came up with this. Enjoy.