Alex Horne (3 stars)

This article is from 2010

Alex Horne

Clever maths, quantum mechanics and pleasingly lo-fi graphics

This is another of Horne’s endearingly geeky, PowerPoint-assisted shows. There’s some bamboozling clever maths, brief lessons in quantum mechanics and pleasingly lo-fi graphics as Horne outlines his bet with William Hill to achieve a hole in one at golf before his 32nd birthday. Plus there’s a bit of audience participation with raffle tickets.

Pleasance Courtyard, 556 6550, until 30 Aug (not 16), 8.30pm, £9.50–£10.50 (£8–£9).

Alex Horne: Odds

  • 3 stars

'Joyous' (Scotsman), 'quietly rebellious' (Stage), 'gentlemanly' (Metro) comedian Alex Horne discusses numbers, the universe, gambling, regrets and quantum physics. He'll also try to distract you with his majestic PowerPoint skills as featured on BBC4's 'We Need Answers'. Alex's previous five solo shows were: 'as…