Orlando Baxter: Finding Mariah

Comedy (stand-up, solo show)

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  • The Stand Comedy Club 2 - Stand 2
  • 17:05
  • Aug 24
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 18+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Orlando Baxter / The Stand Comedy Club
  • Warnings and additional info: Strong Language/Swearing. All seating is unreserved and latecomers may not be admitted.
  • Accessibility:
    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 are not allowed in the venue
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years

Description

Orlando Baxter explores the struggles of trying to reconnect with an absentee parent and the conversation that led to him discovering that he might have a half-sister. Orlando is an internationally touring American stand-up comedian, with a late-night television debut on the show Conan, multiple festival performances at Edinburgh, Switzerland, Johannesburg and Melbourne, and a recent appearance on The Arts Hour International Comedy Celebration on the BBC World Service. 'Devastatingly clever and brutally honest' **** (BroadwayBaby.com). 'Charming and absolutely hilarious' **** (VoiceMag.uk). 'Stuffed full of the blighters' (Skinny). www.orlandobaxter.com

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General venue access

  • Sight not needed
  • Accessible entry: Entry to venue via 16 North St. Andrew Street. Venue clearly signposted. There are 13 steep steps into the performance space.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 11- 20
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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Chortle (3/5 stars) 37 days ago

Sitting in a chair helps American comedian Orlando Baxter establish a chilled-out vibe, extending a warm invitation into his story. It’s a story about finding family and trying to reconnect. About forging a relationship with his father – absent through his childhood, but brought together by a chance encounter – and finding...

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Broadway World (3/5 stars) 38 days ago

Orlando Baxter told The List that "the role of a comedian should be to speak their truth and be funny". Baxter has done something quite remarkable with the 60-minute slot he has at The Stand. It's comedy, but not as you know it. He begins the show by gently ribbing...

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The List (4/5 stars) 42 days ago

Purging hour about dysfunctional parenting...

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