This article is from 2009.
Leaving aside the numerous puns he makes on his surname, this is one of the Fringe’s more mentally challenging shows. Cox has impressive abilities in the Derren Brown school of perception and persuasion, as well as a natural charm and wit. Perhaps he’s not yet confident enough to be the showman his material deserves, but it surely won’t be long.
Pleasance Dome, 556 6550, until 31 Aug, 8.30pm, £9.50-£12.50 (£8-£11).