Edition: Paperback
ISBN: 9780571254804
No of pages: 384

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How I Escaped My Certain Fate

In 2001, after over a decade in the business, Stewart Lee quit stand-up, disillusioned and drained, and went off to direct a loss-making opera about Jerry Springer.

How I Escaped My Certain Fate details his return to live performance, and his cautious creep towards his position as the most critically-acclaimed stand-up in Britain.

Here is a blow-by-blow account of his snail-paced comeback, in the form of annotated transcripts of the three full-length shows that sealed his reputation, and details of his professional trials during the period.


Categorised as: Non-fiction
Sub-categories: Television & Humour
Genres & Themes: Controversy; Confessions; Performance; Television; Comedy

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