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Mat Ricardo's Backyard Variety: Mat Ricardo, Loretta Maine, Abi Collins, Young and Strange
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Mat Ricardo is one of the few jugglers in the World specialising in the almost-lost art of gentleman juggling - the art of performing juggling or balancing tricks with objects found in a restaurant, bar or gentleman's club. Mat delights in working hard to develop completely unique and incredible tricks that leave audiences unsure if they can safely believe their own eyes. Slick, smooth and occasionally very silly - and with enough tricks up his sleeve to stun even the most jaded of audiences.
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Psycho-intense singer-songwriter Loretta Maine makes Courtney Love look well-balanced. This pill-popping, booze-abusing, bunny-boiling car-crash of a rock star has been the most memorable creation of talented character comic Pippa Evans to date, and is now promoted to both her own show and her own band, Dog Vagina.
'Funniest show yet, with miserable songs with superbly witty lyrics' (Time Out)
'Murderously funny' (Evening Standard)
'Fabulously talented... Her brilliantly realized comedy shows maturity well beyond her years... Her psychotic yet sexy American singer is a thing of hysterical beauty (Time Out)
'Beautifully bitter lyrics... Truly impressive one-liners... inspired, quotable pearls of wisdom... Fine comic writing underpins her flawless, perfectly timed performance
She's a relative newcomer, but has certainly got the talent for a sustained and stellar career in comedy (Chortle)
'Like Dolly Parton seen through the lens of Mike Leigh... she performs brilliantly
observed songs about love, loss and violent revenge (The Guardian).
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Young & Strange are a magic double act consisting of comedy magicians Richard Young and Sam Strange. Their show features state of the art stage illusions and intimate sleight of hand magic; their performance is entwined with a comedy thread and places an emphasis on entertainment.
'Fantastic, just amazing' (Jonathan Ross).
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