This article is from 2009.
It’s not a good sign when a wilfully confrontational show comes off as bland and pedestrian. Lickwood has some funny lines and makes a few good points, but his fatally old-fashioned delivery and desperately prosaic observations on Britain’s ethnic diversity define his act. Who knew that a paean to variety and tolerance could be so dull and petulant.
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