Irish funnyman Jimmy Carr is set to become the first major comedian to perform stand-up in Second Life. On February 3, as Carr takes the stage in London, his routine will be simultaneously broadcast to a select audience in the virtual world. Will his signature deadpan survive the translation?
Carr is giving away tickets to the event through a competition on his MySpace page.
(Note: the BBC story grossly exaggerates the size of Second Life's user base. See: Analyzing the press' Second Life obsession)
Comedian Jimmy Carr takes act into Second Life
James Ransom-Wiley|January 3, 2007 3:25 PM
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