Matt Winning: It’s the End of the World as We Know It

Matt Winning

Comedy
21 Feb, 22 Feb, 23 Feb
Crypt - The Vaults, Leake Street
19:20
£11.00
1hr 00m
15+
Environment Stand-Up
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Matt Winning: It’s the End of the World as We Know It

A comedy lecture about how we cope with climate change and what we can do about it, from the 'attractively impish' (Guardian) environmental researcher and comedian Dr Matt Winning. The world as we know it is coming to an end regardless of whether we want it to or not. Here Matt explores what that means and considers what it must be like being a teenager nowadays compared to when he was young.

As seen/heard on Unspun with Matt Forde, BBC Three, BBC Radio 4, BBC Scotland, BBC Radio Scotland and his podcast Operation Earth where he interviews comedians about climate change.

'Everything a Fringe show should be: hilarious, personal, inventive, and something that will stay with you for some time to come' ***** (EdFestMag.com).
'Winning's sharp wit and intelligence allows him to educate as he entertains' ****½ (Sunday Post).

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About Matt Winning

Matt Winning has performed five comedy solo-shows at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe including three about climate change. He has appeared on TV on BBC Scotland, Dave and Sky News as well as BBC Radio 4, Radio 4 Extra, BBC Radio London and BBC Radio Scotland, and written articles for Scotsman, Metro, Guardian, and New Statesman. Matt was a finalist in the BBC New Comedy Awards 2012. He is also an environmental researcher at University College London who published regularly on climate policy.

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Matt Winning: It’s the End of the World as We Know It

Matt Winning

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Matt Winning: It’s the End of the World as We Know It

Matt Winning

Press & Reviews

**** (Sunday Post) "the most fun briefing on the world’s impending doom you’ll receive"
**** (Fringe Review) "learning as it should be delivered, fun, challenging, interesting"
**** (Three Weeks)

Praise for previous work:
(EdFestMag.com) ***** 'Everything a Fringe show should be: hilarious, personal, inventive, and something that will stay with you for some time to come'
(Sunday Post) ****½ 'Winning's sharp wit and intelligence allows him to educate as he entertains' .

Matt Winning: It’s the End of the World as We Know It

Matt Winning

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