- The List
- 23 August 2007
This article is from 2007.
The once official King of Comedy (c/o E4) Andrew Maxwell is once again howling at the moon and waxing lyrically at the Fringe. Here he takes absolutely no prisoners with our Q&A
5 words to describe this year’s show, Waxin’?
Beautiful, real life, white lies.
4 stand-ups/comedy acts who you think should be more famous in September than they are now?
Rhod Gilbert, Jim Jeffries, Steve Hughes, Stephen K Amos.
3 reasons why you love Edinburgh in August?
Friends, fun and filth.
2 things that bug you about Edinburgh in August?
Nowhere to park and the dread of the har.
1 thing you’d change about the comedy world
Less cringing and more binging.
Waxin’, Pleasance Courtyard, 556 6550, until 27 Aug, 8.20pm, £12.50–13.50 (£11–12); Maxwell’s Fullmooners, Baby Belly, 0870 745 3083, 23–26 Aug, 11.55pm, £12.