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The Man of 10,000 Voices: Michael Winslow – Connaught Theatre, Worthing

Performed by: Michael Winslow Reviewer: Jenni Dixon [Rating: 3.5]   Michael Winslow is probably best known for his rôle as Larvell Jones in the Police Academy films, a cheeky cadet whose human beat box skills and repertoire of hundreds of sound effects helped get him in and out of trouble. Nearly 30 years on and Michael has honed his vocal ...

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Stewart Lee: Carpet Remnant World – Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Writer: Stewart Lee Director: Stewart Lee Reviewer: Kelly McGibney [rating: 2.5]   Stewart Lee has had a stand up career which has spanned twenty five years. Due to regular television appearances in the last five or so years he has reached a status that only a handful of working comics can claim: he has become a household name. Lee acknowledges ...

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Craig Campbell – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Tracey Lowe [rating:4] Craig Campbell was brought to the attention of comedy lovers by the channel widely known for its repeats, Dave, when he featured on a one-off special headlined by Chris Addison. He has also featured on the extremely successful Russell Howard’s Good News on BBC3. Clearly enough people saw these performances and embraced him, as the Lowry ...

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Dave Gorman’s PowerPoint Presentation – The Lowry, Salford

Reviewer: Laura Maley [Rating:4.5] Dave Gorman, Googlewhack Adventurer supreme, returns to The Lowry with his PowerPoint Presentation, following a sell-out autumn run. Always one of comedy’s most innovative thinkers, with this tour Gorman has company: a projector screen. Gorman also has top-quality support in the shape of Jay Foreman. Somewhat unusually for a comedian with a guitar, Foreman’s songs are ...

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Alex Horne: Seven Years in the Bathroom – Civic Theatre, Chelmsford

Writer: Alex Horne Director: Alex Horne Reviewer: Kelly McGibney [rating:3.5] In Seven Years in the Bathroom Alex Horne presents a statistics-filled show about how long we as average humans spend on everyday activities during our lifetime. As the show’s title suggests the average person (or specifically male) spends a total of seven hours in the bathroom during their life. Throughout ...

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