David Morgan: Triple Threat (3 stars)

This article is from 2011.

David Morgan: Triple Threat

Show taking in musical theatre, childhood bullying and homophobia

Subverting a popular football reference (‘Running, Passing, Kicking’) for the amateur dramatic variant (‘Actor, Singer, Dancer’), Morgan goes heavy on musical theatre and high-camp tropes, which juxtapose with his accounts of childhood bullying and homophobia. The relentless jazz hands get a bit tiresome, but if Les Mis in-jokes float your boat then Triple Threat is worth a look.

The Tron, 556 5375, until 28 Aug (not 16), 2.20pm, £6 (£5).

David Morgan: Triple Threat

  • 3 stars

Debut show about being awesome at being gay, musical theatre, homophobes, dyslexic football, and jazz hands. Best New Show Nominee, Leicester Comedy Festival 2011. ★★★★ (ThreeWeeks), ★★★★ (Hairline.org.uk), 'Funny, with a capital F' (Attitude), 'A stand-out performer' (AllTheFestivals), 'Young camp comic, he sails into…

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