Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It (Work in Progress)

Impatient Productions

Comedy
28 Feb, 29 Feb, 01 Mar
Crescent - The Vaults, Leake Street
19:45
£9.50
1hr 00m
15+
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Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It (Work in Progress)

Halfway through his life according to the life expectancy calculator, Watson takes an audit of his time on earth in this WIP of his brand new show. His thirties have been eventful to say the least. At 40, his life is in the best shape in living memory... but one problem remains, and it really is a huge one. Spiritual enquiry meets high-octane observational comedy as the still very skinny Watson, as usual, attempts to cram a year of pathological overthinking into just under an hour's (surprisingly cheap!) standup. Maybe we'll even solve the huge problem. Doubt it, though.

★★★★★ “Quite unlike anything else I’ve seen in almost 20 years of covering the Fringe...witty, warm, perfectly judged” Telegraph
★★★★ "This is a stand-up operating at the very top of his game" Independent
★★★★“He always displays an innate understanding of what the audience wants...creating a bespoke experience for every gig, an added flourish to a strong hour of stand-up” Chortle
★★★★ “A quick-fire hour of fun” Metro
★★★★ “A classy, confident hour of comedy from one of the Fringe's most celebrated sons” Fest

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About Impatient Productions

Impatient Productions was formed in 2014 by comedian and writer Mark Watson and ex-BBC Producer Lianne Coop. In the last five years they have produced 21 shows at the Edinburgh Fringe and 18 UK stand-up tours for some of their favourite comedians. As well as live comedy they also produce audio and have produced many radio series for the BBC, including Mark Watson Talks A Bit About Life, Angela Barnes: You Can't Take It With You, Zoe Lyons Passport Paddy and Sofie Hagen: How To Love Your Fat, and audio series for Audible, including Mark Watson's Comedy Marathon. They have many more exciting audio projects in production to be announced soon.

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Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It (Work in Progress)

Impatient Productions

Dates & Times

Friday 28 February Fri 28 Feb 19:45 £9.50 Venue: Crescent - The Vaults, Leake Street Book Now
Saturday 29 February Sat 29 Feb 19:45 £9.50 Venue: Crescent - The Vaults, Leake Street Book Now
Sunday 1 March Sun 1 Mar 19:45 £9.50 Venue: Crescent - The Vaults, Leake Street Book Now

Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It (Work in Progress)

Impatient Productions

Press & Reviews

The Telegraph ★★★★★ “Quite unlike anything else I’ve seen in almost 20 years of covering the Fringe...witty, warm, perfectly judged”
The Times ★★★★ "A master at letting us in on his vulnerability... delightfully deft mixture of low-key happenings and high-end bants"
Independent ★★★★ "This is a stand-up operating at the very top of his game"
Chortle ★★★★“He always displays an innate understanding of what the audience wants...creating a bespoke experience for every gig, an added flourish to a strong hour of stand-up”
Metro ★★★★ “A quick-fire hour of fun”

Mark Watson: This Can’t Be It (Work in Progress)

Impatient Productions

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