Myra DuBois: Dead Funny

  • Underbelly, Bristo Square - Clover
  • 17:30
  • Aug 24
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 16+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Broken Robot Productions / So Comedy / Corrie McGuire Management
  • Warnings and additional info: Audience Participation, Strong Language/Swearing
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Sight not needed
    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 2 years

This show has performances in multiple locations

Description

Myra is dead; long live Myra! Realising she stands to miss out on the most attention she'll ever receive, the 'acid-tongued and funny to the bone' (Time Out) Myra brings forward her funeral to make sure people get it right! An irreverently sardonic and 'incredibly quick-witted' **** (Scotsman) side-eye at death, dying and the theatrics of grief. Get ready R.I.Pee your pants! As seen on The John Bishop Show and Big Brother's Bit on the Side. 'Trust us, you're going to want to spend your Fringe with Myra DuBois' **** (Edinburgh Festivals Magazine).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Sight not needed
  • Accessible entry: Level access with a slight ramp to enter the building.Queuing will begin outside the venue in the Med Quad courtyard. A staff member will then escort the queue inside.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info


How and when to make an access booking

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  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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The Wee Review (5/5 stars) 87 days ago

A titan of comedy, Myra DuBois feels like the very meaning of ‘larger than life.’ She is almost too large for the venue, smacking the projector above her head with her hand and her hair getting perilously close to it as well. It is on the edge of excess and...

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The Skinny (4/5 stars) 92 days ago

Myra DuBois – the quadruple threat star of film, television and stage – is dead. Thank god. The world just wasn’t ready for this talent, incapable of holding itself to the high calibre Myra would expect. And so, we gather in the presence of friends, fans and total strangers to...

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ScotsGay (3/5 stars) 93 days ago

Myra Dubois is quite a character. She is quick witted, charismatic and brings her own unique charm to each audience she comes into contact with. It was frustrating then that I left this year’s show feeling a little…underwhelmed. As I enter the Buttercup venue, it is filled to capacity. An...

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The Scotsman (4/5 stars) 97 days ago

“It’s okay to whoop and cheer,” acid-tongued drag sensation Myra DuBois quips. ...

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Fest (4/5 stars) 97 days ago

“I’m D-E-A-D dead!” sings drag queen Myra DuBois—South Yorkshire’s smuttiest export—at the beginning of her fresh hour of witty, waspish comedy, Dead Funny. DuBois has decided that she’s the only one capable of delivering her eulogy, so she’s doing it now – and then she’s going to euthanise herself at...

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Broadway Baby (5/5 stars) 99 days ago

Yorkshire’s finest Myra DuBois has tragically ‘died’ but on the upside, she’s invited you to the greatest funeral you will ever attend.Deliberately offensive but wickedly funny, the laughs never stop as Myra plays host to her own funeral service with poetry recitals and Myra-fied songs aplenty.As a drama queen who...

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