Theatre review: A History Of Feminism (As Told By A Sexist Pig)
Theatre review: A History Of Feminism (As Told By A Sexist Pig)

Edinburgh Festival Fringe theatre review: A History Of Feminism (As Told By A Sexist Pig), reviewed by The Scotsman’s Andrea Mullaney ★★ The title should really be “as told by a dreadful public speaker”. Sketchwriter Lloyd Evans fidgets, gets muddled, continually adjusts his Powerpoint slides and generally seems nervous as he delivers this talk, from …

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Edinburgh Festival Fringe theatre review: A History Of Feminism (As Told By A Sexist Pig), reviewed by The Scotsman’s Andrea Mullaney

★★

The title should really be “as told by a dreadful public speaker”. Sketchwriter Lloyd Evans fidgets, gets muddled, continually adjusts his Powerpoint slides and generally seems nervous as he delivers this talk, from notes.

The content mixes naive, out-of-date politics (the most recent reference is Margaret Thatcher; A Bic For Her this ain’t) and a few funny one-liners. He should join Toastmasters and read up on feminism in 2015 before trying again.

TheSpace @ Surgeons Hall (venue 53), until 22 August, 7:20pm / listings

Published in The Scotsman on 15 August 2015

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