Sam Taunton: It's Nice, It's Modern

Comedy (stand-up)

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  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    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 18 months

Description

Winner: Pinder Prize, 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival. The Edinburgh debut from one of Australia’s most exciting comedians. I'm a stand-up comedian from Australia and I think I’m funny. I think my comedy is nice and I think it’s modern. Example below – Nice: pleasing; agreeable; delightful; Sam Taunton. Modern – relating to the present or recent times as opposed to the past; now; Sam Taunton. Nominated, Best Newcomer, Melbourne Comedy Festival 2017. 'A thoroughly entertaining show' **** (Advertiser, Adelaide). ***** (Beat.com.au). 'He’s a natural' (Chortle.co.uk). 'On an express elevator to stardom' (Herald Sun).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Lift access through the glass box into the main studio area. If not taking the lift there are 12 steps down into the performance space. There is level access via Windmill Lane off of Buccleuch Place.
  • Wheelchair access type: Building Lift

  • 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.

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


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

Alison Payne 59 days ago

Sam is a nice guy.. started slowly, finished strongly.. enthusiastic Aussie comedian who won't disappoint for an hour..


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The List (3/5 stars) 59 days ago

Laid-back charm can't fully mask a lack of bite...

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The Wee Review (4/5 stars) 65 days ago

Winner of the Pinder Prize at the 2019 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, young comedian, Australian Sam Taunton, is making his Edinburgh Fringe debut with his show It’s Nice, It’s Modern. Here’s a guy who wants to be liked. His comedy is safe and inviting and he can’t but help endear...

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The Scotsman (4/5 stars) 65 days ago

It’s Aussie comic Sam Taunton’s first time in Edinburgh and he’s desperate to be liked. In fact you’ll never see anyone wear their desperation on their sleeve so comically  – or so blatantly. ...

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