In the one hundred and thirty fifth - and last - of the pre
2015 Edinburgh Festival Fringe comedy interviews, Martin Walker finally catches
up with Canadian Mae Martin. In an extended chat they discuss identity,
sexuality and Mae’s brand new show, Us.
In Tiff Stevenson:
Mad Man, the comic will ask why, in our current world, where it is no
longer reasonable to be reasonable, do we literally have to scream to be heard?
What makes a person anyhow? Martin Walker asks if she enjoys the label, ‘the female
23 year-old Sarah Callaghan still lives at home with her
Mum. Some people look at her and immediately judge. Surely this woman doesn't
know anything about life or the world? But that's not true. Martin Walker chats
to a real person about her new show, ‘Elephant’.
On the historic day when the US Supreme Court ruled that
same sex marriage should be legal in every state in America, Martin Walker
phoned Natasha Noman to ask about her Edinburgh Fringe show. Noman's Land is an autobiographical
one-woman comedy about Natasha's experiences as a gay, female journalist in