With boundless affection for Dame Edna herself, and despite a searing memory of being traumatised on an up-from-the-provinces 25th birthday outing when selected as one of her ‘victims’, it’s a privilege to touch again the hem of the rhinestone-encru
This affectionate and fantastically funny homage to the greatest comedy double act that Britain has ever seen vividly brings back warm memories of a bygone era.
Recreating some of the finest moments of Eric and Ernie's television and stage performance
At the start of his performance Alex Horne claims that he was once an owl impersonator. This is an untruth, of course, and it sets the playful tone for Lies, an inventive piece full of exaggerations, fabrications and winning punchlines.
This affectionate tribute to Britain’s best-loved TV double act Morecambe and Wise was a hit on this year’s Edinburgh fringe — effective as a nostalgia trip, though perhaps unlikely to wow a new generation of comedy fans.