Edinburgh Comedy Nominees 2019
A veritable smorgasbord of comedy nominees (and the winner) for you to tuck into.
Two-time Edinburgh Comedy Award winner and four-time Chortle Award nominee John Kearns returns
Still a slave to dairy, the Gregorian calendar and Greenwich Mean Time, he is flesh and blood after all. A funny man, not for everyone of course, but remember this mustn’t be mistaken as an invite – rather a heads up. Based on the theory that the most interesting places on maps are the empty spaces, John has booked a tour, stopping by at some places that look like people share hot water bottles with their landlords.
‘possibly his finest show yet, a beautiful hour of soulful stand-up.’Time Out
The show implores you to learn lessons from your ceiling and realise Fred Astaire actually knew very well what he was doing.
Directed by Olivier winner Jon Brittain.
'Steers stand-up into rarely explored waters.'
'The best showcase of his greatness yet.'