David is a comedian, writer, actor, musician and pauper – and back end of the comic duo Doggett & Ephgrave.
Credits with Doggett & Ephgrave include (in brief): eleven seasons with The Comedy Project at the Soho Theatre, various stand-up shows on the Edinburgh, Brighton, Camden and Leicester Fringe – plus Mostly Comedy, their monthly comedy club at both Leicester Square Theatre and the Market Theatre in Hitchin, Hertfordshire. A notable D&E career highlight was reading an episode of their self-written sitcom Nick & Joe at the Soho Theatre, alongside a cast including Michael Barrymore and Norman Lovett (Holly in ‘Red Dwarf’).
Doggett & Ephgrave also host the More Than Mostly Comedy Podcast, in which they interview many of the acts that play their club. Interviewees include Phill Jupitus, Sean Hughes, Richard Herring, Arthur Smith, Kevin Eldon, Phil Kay and John Thomson, to name a few.
David’s solo acting credits include Paul McCartney in the No. 1 Tour of The Roy Orbison Story,Buddy Holly in the UK / Ireland Tour of Buddy Holly and the Cricketers and Richard in the West End production of Dreamboats and Petticoats. He takes his first solo show, ‘…and Ephgrave’, to the 2015 Brighton and Camden Fringe Festivals. He also writes a daily blog.
“David Ephgrave is as smooth as they come” (BBC)
“Has an eye for the bizarre, the sinister and the downright ridiculous” Camden Fringe Voyeur