Randy is Sober (4 stars)

This article is from 2011

Randy is Sober

A puppet with incredible range and comedy timing

For an inanimate puppet, Randy’s capable of an enormous range of expression. He’s a captivating flirt and turns his shortcomings (his eyes don’t work) into moments of joy. With a deft turn of phrase and subtle shift in posture, he reacts with impeccable timing to a responsive audience. Even age-old subjects like airline food are mined for comedy gold.

Udderbelly’s Pasture, 0844 545 8252, until 29 Aug, 9.10pm, £10–£12 (£9–£11).

Randy is Sober

  • 4 stars

From the award-winning puppeteer and co-creator of Sammy J in the Forest of Dreams comes an all-new comedy show starring Randy, the felt-faced misanthrope. ‘Randy proves that performers made of foam can give their human counterparts a run for their money’ (List). Heath McIvor's last solo show, ‘Randy's Postcards From…