This article is from 2009.
Explaining how he was once told his act is ‘better than an epidural’, the stresses of the outside world really do become a distant memory when the captivatingly all-singing, all-dancing bekilted Hill is onstage. Basing his act less on scripted material and more on compere-style ad-libbing with hapless audience members, his quick wit ensures that the laughs come thick and fast. Madame.
Gilded Balloon Teviot, 622 6552, until 31 Aug (not 16, 23), 8.15pm, £12–£14.50 (£10.50–£12.50).