James Cook: Anonymously Viral

Comedy (stand-up, storytelling)

Venue Age Restriction: Strictly 18+ after 18:00


James has been posting on social media for 15 years hoping that something would go viral. Then it did. So what happens when a tweet blows up and the worst people in the world start replying?

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David Hardman 34 days ago

No antissappointment here! Great story, well told, loved it! One of the best we’ve seen on the free fringe, if you like Dave Gorman you’ll love James. Thanks, glad we came!

Max Local 34 days ago

Quote from my girlfriend: "That was the best free fringe show I've ever seen". You're a credit to your profession James. We'll be back soon

Rox Dinsdale 35 days ago

Clever and very funny. Recommended.

Sha Mac 38 days ago

Went to this show after I was given a flyer. Honestly one of the best shows I’ve seen at the fringe over the years! I took my two 15 year olds and they loved it. Clever and funny! Brilliant!

Tamsin 38 days ago

Saw James hosting Boardgame Smackdown, and he mentioned he had his own show which I was pleased fit into our schedule.

I was not disappointed.

It was clever, funny, well put together with laugh out loud moments scattered throughout. I appreciated the storytelling and visual presentation which went brilliantly alongside James’ natural persona.

Would highly recommend, and will be keeping an eye out for when he’s performing near me in the future.

Dave James 38 days ago

Great show. Funny throughout with great balance of story telling, puns and callbacks.

Seriously good use of an hour. Go see it.

Mariusz Cebulski 38 days ago

Very entertaining. Constantly funny although in the end it's just complaining about social media.

JD 42 days ago

A fun show with great jokes! I highly recommend going to watch it and find out how James went viral for a day and how the Internet reacted

Ellamia Wise 43 days ago

Great show highly recommend!

A___l 45 days ago

A very funny show by a very funny man

John Sprott 49 days ago

Very funny show, really enjoyed it and was worth an hour of my time. Highly recommend it!

Alan Mitchell 49 days ago

Well worth the money...it's pay what you want (but honestly, was better than many other comedians you may pay in advance to see). The whole hour was entertaining and engaging, a well put together show.

Steve Jefferies 50 days ago

James is an accomplished story teller, weaving plenty of laughs into one story. His delivery and material are both very funny.
As well as this show I saw him do 3 guest spots and he was the funniest each time.

Kevin McDonnell 52 days ago

Absolutely loved it. A top notch hour of standup with a point behind it but one that isn’t belaboured. Sharply delivered observational humour that you’ll end up quoting to other people in the pub afterwards and trying to pass it off as your own.

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