- Claire Sawers
- 25 August 2009
This article is from 2009.
Opening with his weakest material - crowd-repelling tartan, bagpipe and clansmen stereotypes, and watery anecdotes about teen drinking disasters - this English stand-up is on shaky, confusing ground until he settles into more successful, far funnier character comedy. His 'niche banter' rich kids and middle-class smugs have developed from previous Fringe appearances, but still have a ways to go.
Gilded Balloon Teviot, 622 6552, until 31 Aug, 9.30pm, £8.50-£9.50 (£7-£8).