Former Funny’s Funny team member Iszi Lawrence has released a children’s book – The Unstoppable Letty Pegg.
Here’s she proves one of the key writing axioms – Write About What You Know. With a keen interest in history and as a practising children’s Ju Jitsu instructor, who better to write a story for children with a rich vein of all of the above?
As many comedy performers have pivoted into more content creation during lockdown, rather than performing their existing content, it’s interesting to see those who have leant harder on their existing skill set.
Kev Sutherland, the man behind the Scottish Falsetto Sock Puppet Theatre is another of these creatives who’s fallen back creatively on his essential skills. His Findlay Macbeth kickstarter was successful and has been followed up by The Prince of Denmark Street – another twisted take on Shakespeare in the form of a graphic novel.
Here are the sock puppets doing Shakespeare: