Ro Campbell: Uttering Bad Shillings
Some nice stuff from Scottish Comedian of the Year, but few genuine laughs
This article is from 2011.
In this marginally bitter show, the current Scottish Comedian of the Year and full-on Aussie tells the story of his intriguing background as a retort to those who loudly jeered his victory. There’s some nice stuff about the ‘true’ roots of Kevin Bridges and an amusing bit about the venue, but it’s all a bit limp with his tale containing few genuine laughs.
Stand III & IV, 558 7272, until 28 Aug (not 15), 10.35pm, £8 (£7).