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Lucy Porter: Be Prepared 3***

August 20, 2019 |

Lucy’s shows usually follow a theme and this year is no exception. The show is basically all about the Brownies, with all the associated beaver and Brown owl jokes that you might expect. Lucy’s shows are very reliable and friendly … Read More

Sarah Keyworth :Pacific 5*****

August 20, 2019 |

The show was sold out. The venue was at capacity, and a celebrity comedian was turned away at the door through lack of room. Since being nominated for the Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer, Sarah has gone from strength to … Read More

Rachel Fairburn : The People’s Princess 4****

August 20, 2019 |

Rachel is a working class lass from Yorkshire. We are told this very early on in the show. Like we never would have guessed! Class is explored as a topic, along with ageism, and what is expected of a single … Read More

Will Duggan: Class Two 4****

August 20, 2019 |

Will Duggan’s style of story telling is confessional and has an authenticity that is very believable. I mean, he absolutely had four imaginary friends growing up. You just couldn’t make it up! Having an imaginary friend in childhood is not … Read More

Anuvab Pal: Democracy and Disco Dancing – 4****

August 20, 2019 |

Anuvab Pal covers topics from Empire to Brexit, skin colour and assumptions, to politically over-correct audience members getting angry on his behalf.

He then turns to the Bollywood Film “Disco Dancer” – a famous / infamous film in India. Somehow … Read More

Nish Kumar: It’s in Your Nature to Destroy Yourselves 5*****

August 20, 2019 |

Nish Kumar first performed at the Edinburgh Fringe 14 years ago as part of the Durham Revue, then as part of comedy duo, the Gentlemen of Leisure with Tom Neenan and since 2012 as a solo performer. The last few … Read More

Alice-India: Sorry I’m So Great or Whatever (WiP)– 2**

August 19, 2019 |

This show started with a ‘sorry I don’t normally do this but…’ and never really felt like it got into any sort of stride, or flow.

The interesting question is exactly how much that was the intent. Was it possibly … Read More

Any Suggestions Doctor? The Improvised Doctor Who Parody– 5*****

August 19, 2019 |

The title of this show tells you exactly what to expect, and that is what you get. The cast role a dice for who plays The Doctor. On the way in they have gained a hat full of title ideas, … Read More

Anna and Helen: Stuck in a Rat 4****

August 19, 2019 |

Anna and Helen get everywhere in this show, burbling about on stage as we file in, handing hapless and terrified reviewers party poppers and key roles in their introductory sequence, doubling up with exquisite timing via a video link, and … Read More

Georgie Morrell: Eyecon 4****

August 19, 2019 |

On stage, Georgie Morrell is both the epitome and caricature of an entitled, middle-class millennial, with the added fury at the state of the world that media tropes often miss, and a self-awareness that neutralises any pretension or delusion of … Read More