Tamsyn Kelly: Petroc

Comedy (stand-up, true-life)

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  • Just the Tonic at The Caves - Just Up the Road
  • 20:00
  • Aug 25
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 16+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - England
  • Group: Tamsyn Kelly
  • Warnings and additional info: Strong Language/Swearing, Buy a ticket in advance to guarantee entry or Pay What You Want at the venue
  • Accessibility:
    Sight not needed
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  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 18 months

Description

Growing up on an estate near Lands End with a dangerous father and a disabled mother, Tamsyn dreamed of one day moving to London to become a total badass with enough money to buy fancy food and drink espresso martinis. Ten years after leaving home, has she succeeded? 'Hilarious' (Independent). As seen/heard on: BBC Three, All 4 and BBC Radio 1.

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  • Sight not needed
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  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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Kevin Fox 75 days ago

This is an inspiring woman who brilliantly weaves her tricky Cornwall history through a satisfying and inspiring arc. Huge spirit and big laughs! Make this part of your Fringe!


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The Skinny (3/5 stars) 57 days ago

In Petroc, Tamsyn Kelly leads her audience through her upbringing and emotional development, pulling few punches and delivering some hard class truths about her working-class upbringing and the middle-class world in which she now resides. Leaving her estate to go to drama school, much of the humour in this hour...

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Radio HA-HA (3/5 stars) 69 days ago

This year, Tamsyn Kelly created quite a personal show. She shared details of her life, growing up on a council estate near Land’s End, and her mother’s disability. It was a lovely insight into Kelly’s background, and how she became the person she is today.

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Theatre Weekly (3/5 stars) 70 days ago

Tamsyn Kelly is definitely someone to watch in the stand-up circuit, and she’s only going to get funnier, smarter and even more brilliantly brutal.

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