Chris McCausland (2 stars)

This article is from 2011

Chris McCausland

Disappointingly unoriginal set from the London comic

McCausland’s London-centric material never rises above the mundane in a slow hour where jokes occasionally waft by. There’s some Neolithic stuff about budget airlines and how he’s joined a gym mixed in with the odd well-crafted gem. He’s capable of much better than this vague effort which has all the structure and planning of a shanty town.

Pleasance Courtyard, 556 6550, until 28 Aug, 7pm, £11–£12 (£9.50–£11).

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