Tom Williams (2 stars)

This article is from 2010

Tom Williams

One wishes the humour was a bit sharper

Williams got the inspiration for his multiple character-based comedy from watching court cases. Here, he’s been inspired by the tragic tale of a man who killed a teenage burglar, was tried for murder and found out a devastating secret about the dead kid. The acting’s fine, but one wishes the humour was a bit sharper.

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Tom Williams - Ladies and Gentlemen of the Jury

  • 2 stars

Tom likes watching court cases. This is because you get the interesting story without having to worry about going to jail at the end of it. He has seen quite a few, but there is one case that stuck in his head like a wayward javelin. So he wrote this show about it. A brand new mixture of stand-up, songs and narrative…