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Comedy 2008 Archives - One4Review

Apes Like Me 

August 8, 2008 |

Kate Smurthwaite’s stand up belongs to the category of educomedy. Enjoy her charming style of comedy and be gently informed about our nearest relations in the animal kingdom – orang-utans, gorillas and chimps, the closest of them all. The … Read More

Eleanor Tiernan & John F O’Donnell – Irish American 

August 8, 2008 |

Eleanor Tiernan, sister of former Perrier Award winner Tommy is part of this show which is billed as a paring and when welcome into the venue by the lady herself, the running order written on a flip chart indicates … Read More

Jim Jeffries – Hammered 

August 8, 2008 |

The career of this Aussie comedian seems to be soaring like a rocket over the last year of two and in doing so he has gathered a huge Fringe following as well. Jim is perhaps not the easiest comedian … Read More

Mervyn Stutter’s Pick of the Fringe 

August 8, 2008 |

I can’t remember how many years this show has been running at the Fringe, it seems like for ever but it is a popular as ever as people come time after time, year after year to see what can … Read More

Richard Herring – The Headmaster’s Son 

August 8, 2008 |

Richard Herring has decided to take a break from his mid-life crisis this year.  Instead he is taking a look back to his teenage years, reviewing the evidence of his younger self and trying to figure out what has … Read More

Umbrage Swain & the Magical Diamond of Ramtutti 

August 8, 2008 |

The world needs heroes, but is it quite ready for Umbrage Swain. Transported back to the 1980’s New Romantics, cheesy pop songs, adventure films, big hair and timote moments.  Tina Freer finds her explorer grandfather struck down by a … Read More

Britishness

August 8, 2008 |

I have followed Shelley Cooper’s Fringe career for some time now and never quite know what I am going to get. Last year Geoff went to see Shelley just to prove we are not overtly biased. Shelley is back … Read More

Girl and Dean

August 8, 2008 |

Girl and Dean are a bright and breezy female double act. In many of the sketches Dean takes on the straight role as the well spoken, irrepressible, Women’s Institute type character. Girl has the freer role, more ad libs … Read More

Karen Dunbar 

August 8, 2008 |

Scotland’s own Queen of Comedy, that is if you don’t count Craig Hill, Karen Dunbar is back at the Fringe with her one woman show and is playing to packed out houses in the large Gilded Balloon Debating Hall. … Read More

Office Party 

August 8, 2008 |

I have been pondering what to write about this for more than 24 hours now, trying to find the words to describe experience, created by Christopher Green, Ursula Martinez and director Cal McCrystal and that is the only word … Read More