Ali Cook: Pieces of Strange
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Star of Channel 4's 'Dirty Tricks' and Five's 'Monkey Magic.' Award-winning TV magician Ali Cook returns to Edinburgh after his sell-out debut. Expect to be astounded with awe-inspiring magic and offbeat comedy. 'A sharp irreverent magician' (Daily Star
): 'His manic charm means you'll instantly be drawn in' ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks
); 'Supremely talented' (Time Out
); 'Immensely funny' (Daily Telegraph
); 'Ali Cook simply has no fear' ★★★★ (List
); 'Weird and wonderful' (Maxim Magazine
); 'Bloody brilliant' (Scotsman
); 'A master of deception' (Radio Times
); 'The next big thing' (Sunday Times
). www.youtube.com/user/alicookofficial; www.alicook.com; twitter.com/ali_cook
★★★★ (Broadway Baby
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Reviews & features
10 Aug 2010
Cook’s magic is both slick and sick
As he promises from the outset, Cook’s magic is both slick and sick. Don’t go for the jokes, unless you like tired Jimmy Carr-style one-liners followed by a leer. But go to be dumbfounded by the mind-boggling illusion and seemingly future-active…