Top five free Fringe shows
This article is from 2009.
Brian Donaldson helps you conquer the global financial meltdown by picking out some funny shows for nowt pounds
She may seek fame but not if the Catholic League have their way. Boy, they’re not keen on some of her naughtier comedy tunes which she once took on her Merry Shitmas Tour.
Jekyll & Hyde, 225 2022, 6–25 Aug, 9.55pm.
Sajeela Kershi was the ‘outraged woman’ in Brendon Burns’ if.comedy winning show from 2007 but now she’s stepping out of the shadows for her debut solo show. Time to hear from the real woman behind the furore.
Espionage, 477 7007, 6–31 Aug (not 12, 19, 26), 5.10pm.
Three of this proud nation’s finest upcoming talents merge to tell some gags with messrs Heffron, Nelson and, um, Teddy offloading the odd bit of wonderfully offensive material.
The Hive, 556 0444, 6–30 Aug, 7pm.
She was part of a dance troupe called the Actionettes. He appeared in The Office and has written for Al Murray. Together they’re doing stand-up and sketches for your guilty pleasure.
Meadow Bar, 667 6907, 6–30 Aug (not 10, 24), 1pm.
The very blued-eyed Aussie comic now firmly ensconced in the UK presents an hour of stand-up with special guests and ‘fun’.
The Rowan Caves, 226 0000, 8–29 Aug (not 10, 17, 24), 6pm.