Gemma Goggin (1 star)

This article is from 2011.

Gemma Goggin

Comedy show that fails to develop

Goggin gives a show about breasts, breasts and breasts. While the primary topic of discussion in a performance titled Double G does not come as a surprise, there’s a lack of depth in material and little in the way of quality content in a show that becomes repetitious and tiresome.

Gilded Balloon Teviot, 622 6552, until 28 Aug (not 22), 2.45pm, £7–£8 (£6–£7).

Gemma Goggin - Comedienne - Sex and Food

Gemma Goggin: Double G

  • 1 star

Baps. Mammaries. Kahunas. Puppies. The Girls. Everyone likes a good boob and Gemma has plenty to go around. Returning after her 2010 Edinburgh debut Get Laid or Die Trying. 'Relaxed, amiable and filthy, Goggin is good company' (Scotsman). Join GG as she talks cleavage, calamities and karma. Stand-up comedy directed by…

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1. Kaplan31 Aug 2011, 11:02pm Report

Some of these brief List reviews aren’t really useful in terms of deciding whether to see an act. This is a good case in point.

Anyone glancing at the publicity for this show knows it’s about Breasts, so don’t waste half a 2-line review reiterating this point. The rest of the review consists of vague, formulaic phrases that might apply, indifferently, to any act the author didn’t like.

I went to see this show last Sunday. GG had a great rapport with the audience and the show was both fun and funny. Glad I ignored the review.

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