Marcel Lucont (4 stars)

This article is from 2009.

Marcel Lucont

Devilishly handsome and devastatingly disdainful, Lucont is the exquisitely crafted nom de plume of Buckinghamshire-born Alexis Dubus. Lucont has written many self-acclaimed books and has been awarded several self-awarded awards. Few comedians carry off the supremely arrogant but, with his laconic, lacerated barbs, the French flaneur translates even the average British weather gag into a sophisticated, sardonic assertion of his immodest and defensible superiority.

Underbelly, 08445 458 252, until 30 Aug, 10.20pm, £6.50–£10.50 (£8–£9.50).

Marcel Lucont: Sexual Metro

  • 4 stars

France’s premier misanthropist and lover, Marcel Lucont presents an hour of suave Gallic insight and attitude in his debut solo show at Edinburgh, fresh from his outstanding success at the Adelaide Fringe. Laid back, brooding and oozing with casual arrogance, he shares his view of British culture and his nihilisitic…

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