Multi award-winning comedian Ian Smith (BBC3's Sweat the Small Stuff, Dave's The Magic Sponge podcast) returns with his sixth solo show. It's part one of a one-part show about halves, love and a holiday to Chernobyl. It will include theatrical techniques such as shouting and moving around. Amused Moose Comedy Award and ThreeWeeks Editors' Award Winner 2017. 'Catch him now before his inevitable jump to the big time' (Telegraph). 'One of the best you will see at the festival' (Mirror). 'A riot of sprightly silliness' (Chortle.co.uk). ***** (ThreeWeeks). ***** (Mirror). **** (Chortle.co.uk). **** (Metro).
Ian Smith is one of the most likeable stand-ups on the circuit, and he mixes his eager-to-please persona here with some quality gags and stories. The premise isn't as much about Chernobyl as the blurb suggests, but that's probably a good thing - as the tale of love at the heart of the show is a joy to hear, and very funny.
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