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Hal Cruttenden – Straight Out of Cruttenden

Venue – Pleasance Courtyard – Pleasance Two Time – 20.00 Hal Cruttenden comes out to Straight out of Compton. His act is about him what he is and what he wants / wanted to be. Slick act with good interaction … Continue reading

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Fin Taylor – Stink

Venue- Pleasance Courtyard – Pleasance Beyond Time – 18.00 Another show where we got tickets 2 for 1 on preview. Fin Taylor is a young stand up. The show is based at a party. Excellent observational comedy though at the … Continue reading

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James Veitch – Genius Bar

Venue – Pleasance Courtyard – Pleasance Below Time – 16.45 Got tickets for this show on 2 for 1 on a preview day. A former Apple Genius bar employee uses what he knows about fixing Apple products to try and … Continue reading

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Blofeld and Baxter

Venue: Pleasance Forth, Pleasance Courtyard Time: 5.30pm I have recently been listening to Test Match Special so Terry and I decided to see Henry Blofeld and Peter Baxter reminisce about Test Match Special. It was the two of them taking … Continue reading

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Nicholas Parsons’ Happy Hour

Venue: Cabaret Bar, Pleasance Courtyard Time: 5.20pm Matt and I saw Nicholas Parsons lat Monday. His guests on the show were the actress from The Unremarkable Death of Marilyn Monroe. Sounds an interesting play. Nicholas had seen the play and … Continue reading

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Making News

Venue: Pleasance One Time: 1pm Making News is written by last year’s hit Coalition. This year the BBC is the theme of the play. It is set in a BBC newsroom showing the rivalry between news and current affairs. The … Continue reading

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David O’Doherty

Venue: Pleasance One Time: 7.20pm David O’Doherty and his small keyboard did not disappointing. We had seen David a couple of years ago and decided to see him again this year. Haven’t seen on him on television for a while … Continue reading

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