This article is from 2008.
For a bit of straightforward, old-fashioned entertainment you can't go wrong with comedy magician Firman. With the giddy fakir style trickery skills of Tommy Cooper and the flirtatious warmth of Eric Morecambe, he's a northern crowd-pleasing wonder. This audience participation-led show has great tricks and silly jokes.
Underbelly, 0844 545 8252, until 24 Aug (not 12), 7.25pm, £9.50–£11.50 (£8.50–£10.50).