A few months back, I was on a line up, with a few other comedians, all of which had significant TV credits to their name. One had been on The Royal Variety and another had been on 'Live at the Apollo'. All of them, brilliant comedians - In fact, people I would look up to and learn from.
It just so happened that at this gig, due to travel arrangements of each comedian, that I ended up headlining. I sat through the other comics performance, stressing ever so slightly at how I was going to 'top' it. The laughs had been big and fast coming the whole night.
Thankfully I had a very good set. In fact, it was perhaps one of my strongest gigs to date, but the real joy of this gig, actually came via a facebook post I was tagged in on the way home. (My mate, Oli, was driving!)
Throughout my show, at various points, I have the audience up on their feet, hands on their cheeks, shouting 'Oh My Days' at the top of their voices. Some audiences take to it, others not so much - but...