Stuart McPherson: Mr. November

Comedy (stand-up, solo show)

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  • Monkey Barrel Comedy - Monkey Barrel 5
  • 13:55
  • Aug 25
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 14+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Stuart McPherson
  • Warnings and additional info: Buy a ticket in advance to guarantee entry or Pay What You Want at the venue. Strong Language/Swearing
  • 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

Stuart McPherson (as seen on BBC1) brings his hotly anticipated debut hour to the Fringe. 'A rising star' (Metro). 'Elegantly crafted. Hilarious.' (Scotsman). 'A bleak, existential cry about the mundane futility of existence. With jokes. Strong stuff indeed.' (Chortle.co.uk). 'Gag-packed. Consistently funny.' **** (@FringeMonkey). Star of BBC's Scot Squad, The State of It and The Comedy Underground. Best Newcomer, Scottish Comedy Awards. SYTYF? Finalist. Scottish Comedian of the Year Finalist.

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General venue access

  • Sight not needed
  • Accessible entry: Information not supplied
  • 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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The Wee Review (3/5 stars) 26 days ago

Four years ago, Stuart McPherson graduated from the University of Dundee with a 2:1 in English Literature. It’s safe to say that things haven’t quite gone as planned since then. After an ill-fated spell upselling baked potatoes to latte drinkers in a train station, he’s gone on to finally land...

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The Scotsman (3/5 stars) 28 days ago

Self-effacing to a very Scottish degree, in this consistently funny debut Stuart McPherson speaks enviously of the vocational certainty of his late grandfather, a man who knew he wanted to build ships and dedicated himself to it. ...

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Chortle (3.5/5 stars) 32 days ago

Stuart McPherson isn’t the first (male) comic I’ve seen this Fringe comparing himself to a grandparent and decide they’ve come up short.  ...

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The Skinny (4/5 stars) 45 days ago

First thing to note, the story behind the title of Stuart McPherson’s debut does not actually feature in the show at any point. Instead, McPherson provides an explanation for its absence: it was shit, and he couldn’t be bothered thinking of a new one. This anecdote sets the tone nicely...

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FringeReview 46 days ago

The show is in the Monkey Barrel, in a very hot room with a full house. A traditional fringe comedy venue. Physically he looks older than his 26 years, a broad shouldered, bearded figure he exudes confidence. He has a strong voice. a full-on delivery style and some cutting comedy,...

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