Thursday 28 April 2016 – Dave Spikey: Punchlines at The Atkinson April 26th, 2016 Connor_Henderson Latest News Latest Whats On Shares Comments Punchlines derive their humour from being unexpected – “Punch” indicating that the “Line” should always come as a surprise or shock. The major school of thought suggests that few Punchlines are funny out of context. There is another school of thought (Actually Dave’s school of thought) that the opposite can be true. In this new show he will present evidence to support this. He quotes: – “Bob? Who’s Bob?” / “Have you got Bunk Beds?” / “Eileen, bring me a cloth”. Then of course there’s Nuns. Nuns in baths, Nuns on bikes and that Lion walking in a pub ; not to mention the bloke with the big orange head. “A comic who walks a tightrope between the comedy of the everyday and the surreal, pausing occasionally to place a foot down firmly on either side” – Guardian Dave Spikey Website Submit News Contact us with your community, business or sport news. Phone 07581350321 Email [email protected] Facebook www.facebook.com/otsnews.co.uk Twitter www.twitter.com/onthespot_news Breaking local news as it happens, searchable archives with photographs, the ability to instantly comment on news articles – there are so many advantages to OTS (Onthespot) News. If you want your news read locally online then send it to [email protected]– relying only on the newspaper is to restrict yourself to an ever reducing audience. Related Comments comments!