Matt Rudge (2 stars)

This article is from 2011.

Matt Rudge

Natural warmth let down by meandering dialogue

While he’s the sort of nice, respectable boy you might take home to meet your mother, Rudge isn’t lighting any fires in this lolloping show, which features meandering dialogue and humour with little spark. The routine seems a bit too earnestly practised, lacking fluidity or flair, though Rudge’s natural warmth does keep the whole thing afloat.

Pleasance Courtyard, 556 6550, until 29 (not 17), 7.15pm, £11–£12 (£9.50–£11).

Matt Rudge - We Could Be Heroes

  • 2 stars

He was supposed to be a hero, like his dad. Like Rambo. Or that Jesus dude. But it never worked out. Highly anticipated debut from Bafta’s Breakthrough Talent nominee, star of AAA Stand-Up 2010, support act on Stewart Francis’ national tour, warm-up for C4's My Funniest Year and winner of TV Collective’s Best Talent…

Post a comment