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Venue:Bar 50, Within SafeStay Edinburgh Hostel, 50 Blackfriars Street Edinburgh EH1 1NE
Phone: 0131 524 1989
Links: Click Here for venue details, Click here for map
Ticket Prices: Free  
Room: The Alcove
AUG 3-13, 15-27 at 15:30 (60 min)
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Amused Moose Best Edinburgh Comedy Show - nominee Ď15
NZ Comedy Guild Best International Act - nominee Ď14
School Art Prize Ė winner í88.

They say follow your dreams, but they donít mean it. Dreams are like children, follow them too long, people get suspicious.
An illustrated, animated, comic reworking of the classic tale of Rumplestiltskin . The show is about expectations, itís about creativity, itís about following your dreams, itís about failure, itís about an hour.

I am a comedian. My previous shows have contained jokes and stories. I am also a keen artist. I thought it was time to combine these talents, especially since Rolf Harris has left a gap in the market.
I have been performing comedy on the International Stage for over fifteen years. Iíve played every toilet in every two-bit city and town. Itís good to be back. With eight Edinburgh Festival shows under my belt, as well as performing numerous times at Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Perth Fringe World and NZ Comedy Festival. Itíll be f***ing great.

ďProbably the most absorbing show I have seen. Completely spellbinding.Ē Chortle ★★★★

ďBirdmanís Fringe show is a triumph. He isnít afraid to push the limits of what society deems appropriate. He has created an hour of thought-provoking, hilarious stand-up with the added metaphors he has sculpted from well established fairy tales.Ē
Edinburgh Reporter ★★★★★

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