Gordon Southern (3 stars)

This article is from 2010

Gordon Southern

An enjoyable hour with a cheeky chap

On the night we popped into Southern’s show, the audience were a touch rowdy. Still it gave him chance to display his well-honed crowd-control skills. Audience pacified and on with the show, one with the theme of borders, inspired by his Australian wife being unfairly detained at Heathrow and teamed with some slightly more tenuous ‘border’ material that leads to a routine about his fridge. Nevertheless it makes for an enjoyable hour with a cheeky chap.

The Tron, 226 0000, until 29 Aug (not 25), 9pm, £5.

Gordon Southern - Borders

  • 3 stars

Have you ever crossed the line? Borders come in all shapes and sizes...from huge international ones to tiny ones inside a person's head. Southern brings his unique perspective to the mountain ranges, rivers, rabbit proof fences, state-lines, city-limits, airport passport controls and lines drawn in the sand. Gordon…