The Other Guys: Afternoon Delight is an enjoyable and light hearted a capella show.
In John O’Farrell’s 25 Years of Writing Stupid Jokes, he tells the story of his comedy career: first as a writer on the likes of Spitting Image and Have I Got News for You a…
Al Murray’s One Man, One Guvnor is only in its preview stages, but already it is a spectacularly funny set.
The St Andrews Revue’s offering to this year’s Fringeis everything student comedy should be.
Accompanying Paul Savage on his quest to find every joke in the Bible is an enjoyable way to spend an hour.
For any unassuming festival goer in search of a laugh, there are a whole host of shows willing to part him from ten scottish pounds and provide no such thing.
If you like a capella, see this show.
James Loveridge’s Funny Because It’s True is indeed funny and is presumably also true.
Blues and Burlesque: Happy Hour is an enjoyable, if not particularly spectacular, way to spend an hour.
This is a one man production of Voltaire’s Candide, a satire about a young man who believes firmly that this is the “best of all possible worlds”, despite the increasingly ho…
Once Pathos: Can You Kill for Love? hits its stride, it is an enjoyable and moving performance.
Mark Nelson instantly puts me at ease as he bounds onstage.
At the risk of damning Fred McAuley with faint praise, this is an extremely competent set.
The Church of Zirconium is a piece of new writing by Will Farrell and Milo Gough which invites us into the world of a poorly run cult populated by the charmingly gormless, the easi…
Out of the Blue, Oxford’s all male a capella group, have many things to offer.
On the day that I saw it, The Durham Revue was a victim of its own small audience.
Oliver Meech’s offering to this year’s Fringe is intriguingly listed under “Cabaret (Magic, Science)”.
Alex Williamson is energetic.
In an ideal world, I would use the word “meta” to describe this show.
Aaaand Now for Something Completely Improvised is a solid hour of good fun.
Full disclosure: I came very close to tears during Hardeep is Your Love.
The title of this show is not nearly the best thing about it, but it alone should be enough to send you scurrying straight to the box office.
NewsRevue 2014 is impressive, very impressive.
“You’ve proved my point: nobody has any respect for me”, McCaffery laments as four latecomers traipse across his stage to their seats, interrupting his flow.
Here’s the thing: if you are going to base a stand up show around ways in which you and your father are different, it had better be something pretty special to avoid falling into…
You can’t help but wonder how many people fall in love with Camille O’Sullivan during her show each night.
Durham University Light Opera Group’s production of How to Succeed in Business without Really Trying is a masterfully polished piece of theatre.
Paul Chowdry is perhaps one of the most interesting comedians at the Fringe this year.
Corked is a nostalgic and affectionate romp through Chris Kent’s childhood and formative years.
It is 1997, and Princess Diana has just died, leaving the country in a state of hysteria.
The show opens with Dolan asking whether anybody in the audience is married.