Ben Van der Velde – Sidekick
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Some people are life's heroes: leading men and women full of swash, buckle and daring-do. Others just hold their jackets. As the credits roll and the heroes hump, join Ben off-camera as he salutes the Barney Rubbles, Boo-Boos and Dr Watsons of the world. 'Sharp and crafty gagsmith' ( 'He displays a crackling, spontaneous energy in which we're swept up' (Fest). 'One of the highest jokes-per-hour counts in Edinburgh this month' ***** ( Top 50 Jokes of the Fringe 2016 (Scotsman, Huffington Post,