Keeping the Captain Warm
Faltering sketch comedy with moments of greatness
This article is from 2011.
Rather like a live rehearsal, about half-way through this show, the four-piece sketch act finally hits the ground running, and what began as a middling muddle of cliché actually finds its feet. Some of the performances tower over others and there is a yawning chasm between the terrific and the trite but moments of inspired majesty lift proceedings.
The Caves, 556 5375, until 28 Aug, 8.55pm, £7–£8 (£6–£7).