“There’s a constant crossfire of daft jokes and ribbing that includes us all as if we were best friends out on a holiday weekend.” 4 stars
It’s been three whole years since a full Edinburgh Fringe and we’re getting the zoomies just thinking about it! We’ve got a right old mix of classics and new favourites.
“I made a woman in the front row on a hen do laugh her false eyelashes off and into her pint”
I had a 90-year-old man in the front row of a gig recently, and converted him to understanding what hip hop was by the end of it.
We’re back baby! Oh we have missed asking our favourite comedians our burning questions! Kicking off our 2022 questions is Amy Matthews
It´s that exhilarating time of year again and wow have we got a great line-up of live comedy shows for you! There are of course a few changes to watch out for, as you might expect. Most shows are only running for a few nights rather than the whole month, although there are some pluckyContinue reading “Punchline’s Top Fringe Shows 2021”
The most common format for shows at the Fringe is the hour-long spectacular. While this is great, not everyone has time to spare, especially during the week. This year however there seem to be a range of 30 minute shows showcasing some great talent which you could take in over a lunchtime. Krystal Evans: FishnetsContinue reading “Punchline recommends 30 minute wonder shows: Krystal Evans and Amy Matthews”
Words by Iain McLaren Lou Sanders just keeps getting better and better. Her all round comedy performance and amazing material hits new highs this year with Say Hello to Your New Step-Mummy. Hot off the back of her brilliant Taskmaster triumph, Lou shares a self-reflective look at her past relationships, sex life and conversations withContinue reading “Punchline Recommends Lou Sanders: Say Hello to Your New Step-Mummy”
What is your favourite synonym for “bum”? Farter. And I’ll tell you my worst one too. I was watching that drama with Robert Carlyle Looking after Jojo he’s about 12 in it. Anyway, the baddie guy called it a ‘bot bot’ and I nearly spewed. Whose swearing makes you laugh the most? My 3-year-old nephewContinue reading “Impertinent Questions for Susan Riddell”
What is your favourite synonym for “bum”? That’s a tough one right at the top, I think bum does the job! But if I can’t just choose bum then probably second on the list would be “Farter”… but hold the F for gravitas. Whose swearing makes you laugh the most? Currently Tim Robinson, he makesContinue reading “Impertinent Questions for Rosco McClelland”