Justin Moorhouse (3 stars)

This article is from 2010

Justin Moorhouse

A likeable show that marries invention with nostalgia

If you want to know exactly where you are positioned on the class ladder, Moorhouse has a game to test your status. A likeable show that marries invention with nostalgia, the northern comic takes us back to an age where his family’s summer holidays were a modest affair. Witnessing his mum split one boiled egg between six was the moment he decided to build a better world for his own brood.

Pleasance Courtyard, 556 6550, until 30 Aug, 9.30pm, £10.50–£12.50 (£9–£11).

Justin Moorhouse - the Boiled Egg on the Beach

  • 3 stars

Had all you can of experimental theatre and artistic angst? Look no further for one of the funniest hours you'll see on the Fringe. 'The Boiled Egg on the Beach' is a stand-up romp from one of Britain's best comedians. Watching Justin live is a joy to behold, his comedy only coming second to his modesty. Justin didn't…