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MLA Talent


Venue:Espionage, 4 India Buildings (Entrances on Victoria Street and Cowgate) Edinburgh EH1 2EX
Phone: 0131 4777 007
Links: Click Here for venue details, Click here for map
Ticket Prices: Free  
Room: The Bunker
AUG 2-26 at 19:00 (60 min)
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Chris McGlade is a comedian with a compelling political rage burning inside him delivered with unbridled passion.This one hour show of hard hitting stand up is a follow up to last year's critically acclaimed show ‘Infant Hercules’ which was a nod to his beloved Middlesbrough. As a proud Smoggie, he affectionately jokes about his native hometown and takes a more barbed approach about the London liberals who he likes to provoke including a powerful take on Brexit which was not as politically correct as the metropolitan elite might want. His radar reaches globally as he reveals home truths about the sainted Barack Obama and others. He can only be described as a full-on agitator as he channels his political fury into his show.

‘Come the next revolution, Chris McGlade could be the next Alexei Sayle’ Chortle - Steve Bennett ****

‘This is weaponised comedy, locked and loaded. It is awesome’ The Scotsman – Kate Copstick

‘Intense, unique show unlike anything else you’ll see on the Fringe’ Beyond the Joke - Bruce Dessau ****

Voted Top Ten Best Comedy Shows seen 2017 by Steve Bennett Editor of 'Chortle'

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