2022 The Beginning of the End – Vladimir McTavish

Comedy (stand-up, satire)

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  • The Stand’s New Town Theatre - Studio
  • 19:10
  • Aug 4-15, 17-28
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 14+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Vladimir McTavish / The Stand Comedy Club
  • Warnings and additional info: Contains distressing themes
  • Accessibility: May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 1 year
Venue Age Restriction: 18+ after 21:00 but please check show listing
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Are we nearing the end of the pandemic? Or are we on the brink of yet more global catastrophes? Are governments fiddling while the world burns? Following his total sell-out success in 2021, Vladimir McTavish brings his new show to the Fringe, offering comic solutions to serious problems. As seen on BBC Scotland. Won't be seen dead on GB News. 'Inspired comedy brilliance' (AustralianStage.com.au). 'One of the finest acts on the Scottish comedy circuit' (Guardian). 'Amiable yet strident swipes at the horrors in store' (Scotsman).

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Inside the venue, there is a steep internal staircase consisting of 20 steps leading to the basement where The Lower Hall space are located. There is alternative wheelchair access from Rose Street North Lane. Seating is level and unfixed within these venues.
  • Wheelchair access type: Temporary Ramp, Lift (Platform Lift)

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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