Hannah Gadsby - Mrs Chuckles (4 stars)

This article is from 2011

Hannah Gadsby - Mrs Chuckles

A mistress of the subtle one-liner

Having been talked into doing a bungee jump, Gadsby now knows what her deathbed words will be and they’re a disappointment. Armed with tea and biscuits, Mrs Chuckles is exquisitely delivered. A mistress of the subtle one-liner, she credits the crowd with the intelligence to make the right connections.

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Hannah Gadsby - Mrs Chuckles

  • 4 stars

Hannah doesn’t smile much and she laughs even less. For a comedian that’s like being a transformer that doesn’t fancy driving. But don’t let that deter you. There is great pleasure to be had in laughing at her. Mrs Chuckles is tale of mild success and utter failure told in a manner of vague indifference and total…