Ali Woods: Best Friend Ever
3 - 28 August
Underbelly Bristo Square
Highly-anticipated debut stand-up hour from the Hackney Empire New Comedian of the Year
Highly-anticipated debut stand-up hour from the Hackney Empire New Comedian of the Year Winner, tackling all the big topics; Scottish mothers, sex parties, karate teachers, and mental breakdowns.
During lockdown Ali was disappointed to discover he’s a terrible friend. This is the hilarious and heart-felt story of how he tried to become more helpful and less... him. As heard on BBC Radio 4, and featured on LadBible and Buzzfeed UK, Ali has written sketches for BBC Three and supported Russell Kane on tour.
Bound and Gagged Comedy
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|Age Category: 14 and above (14+)
Age Category Type: Guideline
Venue Number: 302
Venue Box Office Number: 0131 510 0395
Festival URL: www.underbellyedinburgh.co.uk
Babes in Arms: Babies do not require a ticket - Children under 2 years
“In a world of wannabes, Woods is the real deal.”
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