” When I was 14, I auditioned for Michael Barrymore’s ‘My Kind Of People’. “


” The definition of comedy is ‘unsafe space’ – you can’t control what people laugh at. “


” I’ve been an actor since I was 18. So that’s my proper job. But I was not a very successful actor, if you consider being able to afford your rent successful. I did lots of old people’s tours, reminiscence tours. “


” There’s nothing you can’t tell to an audience, because they’re all people who’ve had lives. The only thing they don’t want to watch is someone who’s really angry or out of control. “


” I’m proud that I can do that material in a club gig where a lot of people think Page 3’s a bit of fun and you’re the feminist with the problem. It’s always funnier to say: this is my opinion, look how we disagree. “


” I wanted the audience to write stories and then read them out if they wanted to. It’s always the best part of the show because people are so imaginative. “


” There’s social media where people’s politics are out there, they’re forwarding articles and seem engaged, but it’s only online. We tweet and pat ourselves on the back, thinking we have done something, said we’re interested, but it needs more work. “


” I don’t feel like a very feminine woman sometimes. I feel manly. When I was in my twenties I would say I was a masculine girl and now I realise the whole idea of femaleness is a construct. I’m a boyish girl, who talks over people and I do a boyish job. “



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