''These are shows that are designed and created specifically to fit particular occasions. The original idea was that there would be 18 Table Occasions.I always appear, with a rucksack-style ‘cool bag’ on my back (painted with pale pink gloss), walking on two chairs by holding onto their backs. I arrive at the table and step onto it. I introduce myself in the usual way, explain that this is a Table Occasion and that there are strict rules to these ‘occasions’.. ''
Text extract from Bobby Baker: Redeeming Features of Daily Life edited by Michèle Barrett and Bobby Baker (2007), Routledge.