Edinburgh Comedy Nominees 2019
A veritable smorgasbord of comedy nominees (and the winner) for you to tuck into.
Joz Norris has retired or possibly died, who cares?
All that matters is that Mr Fruit Salad, a fictional chimaera he created as a form of self-care, has developed autonomy and is putting on a solo show. A sort of absurdist meditation on anxiety and grief performed by an idiot from Pontefract who doesn’t exist.
‘Joyous and baffling…will leave your head scratched and your sides aching.’★★★★★ Young Perspective
Sell-out show at VAULT Festival, Leicester Comedy Festival and Bath Comedy Festival 2019. As seen/heard on BBC3’s Blindboy Undestroys The World, ITV2’s Elevenish and BBC Radio 4 Extra’s The Comedy Club Interviews. Chortle Award winner with Weirdos Comedy (Comedy Event of the Year 2018). Co-starring Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee Ben Target and directed by Funny Women Award-winner Alex Hardy.
'a beautifully fully fleshed depiction of the human experience...exceedingly funny.'
'Beset with clever ideas beneath a surface level of preposterousness.'
'Genuinely uplifting, philosophical and thoughtful, as well as silly and slapstick.'