Saturday 25 May 2019
Cambridge Corn Exchange - CB2 3QE
A kind of unstoppably funny Superhero - The Sunday Times
Cluster-bombed with yoghurt on Taskmaster, half-killed on Bear Grylls' Celebrity Island, Mark Watson returns to what he's best at: being indoors.
Inspired by the mostly alarming state of the world his children are growing up in, and a genuine, urgent desire to do something about it, this show is about empathy. 99 percent of the world's population is made up of other people: why can't we understand them? As scrawny and impassioned as ever, one of the UK's most beloved and thinnest acts offers some suggestions, with his usual notoriously high joke-and-rant-per-minute rate.
He sparkles with originality and verve - Chortle
Hugely entertaining, craftsmanlike, remarkable - The Telegraph
First half: 40 minutes
Second half: 40 minutes