Blog

18.06
The Champipunship: A PunRaiser

7pm Sunday 29th June, ABC, Glasgow I’m very proud and pleased that my show Donald Robertson Is Not A Stand Up Comedian will be presented at the Traverse this August for the Fringe, it’s a real honour. However, the...

06.06
Edinburgh Fringe Festival

I’m delighted to announce that I will be taking my new show Donald Robertson Is Not A Stand Up Comedian to the Traverse Festival this summer.                   It’s a pleasure to be back...

30.03
Square Go!

  You remember it. Of course you do. You’re in school- perhaps it’s the playground or the toilets. Perhaps it’s between two classes. You’ve just said or done the wrong thing; you’ve over stepped the line and pissed off...

13.03
Hooray For All Kinds Of Things

  How many stand up comedians does it take to reinstall faith into a countries political system? This is Jón Gnarr… He is the Mayor of Reykjavík, the capital City of Iceland. ‘Big deal’ you might say, ‘Iceland always has a...

03.04
Opening Night Tonight

Donald Robertson is Not a Stand Up Comedian opens tonight at the Arches at 7pm and runs until Saturday. See you there (if you’re coming that is (which of course you are because you are great))

29.03
New show

Donald Robertson is Not a Standup Comedian will open next week (3rd, 4th & 6th of April) at the Arches. It has been made with the National Theatre of Scotland and is the result of a two year attachment...

08.11
Listed in The List

The List published an article yesterday entitled A Guide To The Best Upcoming Scottish Theatre Talent in which they feature me. There are a lot of talented people in the guide, so it’s rather pleasing for me to be...

13.09
The Big Weekender

This weekend (15th and 16th of September) I will be hosting The Big Weekender at the Southbank Centre with one of my favourite theatre companies- the wonderful and exciting Hide & Seek. It will be a weekend packed with lots...

25.07
Festival Detours

Festival Detours  During the Edinburgh Festival, I am going to performing a response to an artwork by Rachel Mayeri at the Edinburgh College of Art as part of the wonderful Detours programme curated by Trigger for the Edinburgh Art Festival. The...

18.07
Shauna McDonald-Born To Run

I am very pleased to announce that the very talented Shauna McDonald will be playing the part of Jane in Born To Run. Shauna is an actor whose work I admire highly and I’m sure she’ll bring a whole...