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Comedy 2007 Archives - One4Review

Richard Herring – Oh F***, I’m 40

August 8, 2007 |

There’s no hanging about with Richard Herring, as soon as he hits the stage he’s off and running.  Herring has recently turned 40 and seems to have reached a crisis point. What has he achieved in his life thus … Read More

Stephen Grant – Taken For Granted

August 8, 2007 |

I must admit the name Stephen Grant was new to me, I assumed this was his first Edinburgh, but not for the first time this Fringe I was wrong. Not that it matters because what we got was a … Read More

VHS 2: Planet of the Tapes

August 8, 2007 |

Why has Richard Sandling based his Fringe show around the decreasingly popular form of VHS?  Well, because he really likes it.  Oh, and he thinks it’s the true ambassador of the form as there is very little charm to … Read More

Aeneas Faversham Returns

August 8, 2007 |

This four strong sketch group got a lot of critical acclaim last year and they return this year in an effort to build on their success. These extremely well turned out quartet again have a professionally presented hour of … Read More

Best of Edinburgh Comedy 2007- The Showcase Show

August 8, 2007 |

What is the attraction of all these ‘Best of’ shows that seem to increase every Fringe? Well I suppose it is a win-win situation. Usually they are in relatively off peak times so the space gets used, it gives … Read More

Deborah Frances-White’s 

August 8, 2007 |

Deborah Frances-White’s   I first became aware of Deborah Frances White towards the end of Fringe 2006 with her excellent offering entitled Phoning It In, so was very pleased to see she was back for 2007 and made sure … Read More

Heroes and Villains

August 8, 2007 |

This play is set in the flat of two guys, Michael a slacker with a lack of social skills and a penchant for TV and Jonathan his more functional room mate. Michael has had a small win on the … Read More

John Gordillo: Free Comedy

August 8, 2007 |

Why should we pay for good comedy when we can get it for free? You might ask? Why indeed! If the quality of the rest of the Free Fringe is as high as the few shows we have managed … Read More

Marcia Brown – The Unsung Diva

August 8, 2007 |

Tameka Empson’s parody of a fictional Motown singing star works a treat. Marcia Brown is the singer who has worked with all the greats, Marvin and Smokey for example, but don’t mention Diana Ross.  Her comedy patter got off … Read More

Patrick Monahan – Feel the Love

August 8, 2007 |

Having become aware of Patrick Monahan a couple of years ago when I saw him on a ‘Best of’ showcase and decided to catch his full show last year and thoroughly enjoyed it. Monahan is part Irish, part Iranian … Read More