Well-developed and magnetic set
This article is from 2010.
The mischievous 42-year-old - a gangling 6ft 8in cross between Rik Mayall and a ‘warped Mr Tickle’ – hits his stride with this debut solo show. Deliberately homing in on anecdotes ‘devoid of meaning’, the ex-high school drama teacher tears through a well-developed and magnetic set about his consciously eccentric father, absurdly large owls and an S&M-loving family pet.
Pleasance Courtyard, 556 6550, until 29 Aug, 9.45pm, £9.50–£10.50 (£8–£9).