A friendship forged in hard times, behind bars, Flick and Julie are an unlikely pairing that have come together to make your pennies go further so that your dreams can still become reality.
And now the comedy duo, and cash crusaders, are opening the doors to their Pop-Up Penny Pinching Shops all over the UK for Edinburgh previews before heading up to the Edinburgh Fringe festival in August. They’ll be giving a myriad of tips, including how to get the perfect party outfit for the price of a pint, and singing their way to saving you a packet.
‘…these ‘Cash Crusaders’ used their undeniable wit and talents to create something that engaged the minds and touched the heart and funny-bone of every person in the room.’ ***** Buzz Magazine.
Flick and Julie are the comedy writers and actresses, Beth Granville & Gemma Layton. Beth’s acting credits include Stella (SKY1), Gavin & Stacey (BBC) and Scot of the Antarctic (BBC Radio Wales). Beth has also written comedy for BBC Radio and Live sketch comedy shows such as Sketchageddon. Funny Women Semi-Finalist Gemma’s acting credits include Doctors (BBC) and Mr Love (BBC Radio 4) and she is also known as her stand-up alter-ego Mercedes Benson, as whom her song ‘Shopping in Lidl’ went viral with over 1 million YouTube hits.
Click here to book tickets to see Flick & Julie on 8 July at Leicester Square Lounge