- Brian Donaldson
- 21 August 2008
This article is from 2008.
He chews razor blades, crushes doves and gets journalists up on stage to help him perform tricks: Ali Cook simply has no fear. With a pleasing mix of cheesy/sinister, there is happily little that is A Touch of Vegas as he demolishes mobile phones, flirts creepily with the front row and makes us curl up in agony at his bloody finale.
Gilded Balloon Teviot, 668 1633, until 25 Aug, 9.15pm, £9–£10 (£8–£9).