Tag Archives: Golf

Gerry Howell – Seriousnessmus

When Gerry Howell emerged onto the stage I was looking forward to hearing the comedy-staple “you’re probably thinking I look like a cross between…” gag – which could have easily been “Mark Roe and Rafael Jacquelin”.  Alas, Howell didn’t seem … Continue reading

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Kunt & The Gang

The titular hero of the evening came onto the stage sporting an Augusta caddy’s boiler-suit, and as such had the many golf fans in the crowd on the edge of their seats in anticipation. The first number of the show, … Continue reading

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Flange Krammer – Drei, Zwei, Eins.

Hopes were high given that the star of this show is an international sportsman.  Especially so because his inspiration, Franz Klammer, is a regular on the pro-celebrity golf circuit. We were not disappointed, as the warm-up guy kicked off proceedings … Continue reading

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Malcolm Head – Poetic Justice

Head made his way to the microphone looking snazzy in a red baseball cap obviously inspired by Ricky Fowler.  However, any comparisons with the cocky young American ended there, as Head was more jittery than Lee Westwood trying to sink … Continue reading

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Sean Hughes – Penguins

Dressed all in black, Hughes deliberately evoked thoughts of the great Gary Player.  He also went on to outline his relationship with the British press, which was eerily similar to that of Nick Faldo. A routine about a laughing Frenchman … Continue reading

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Paul F Taylor – The Greatest Show in the World Ever

Having made it to the halfway point of the festival, my overriding conclusion so far is that considering they are bringing comedy shows to the home of golf, it’s frankly astounding how little golf some of these comics are putting … Continue reading

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Knightmare Live

A live action version of the hit 80s and 90s kids TV show sounds straight-forward enough.  However, it soon becomes apparent that in this version, Lord Fear is actually John Paramor, and the Dungeoneer is Guan Tianlang, with Mark McCormack … Continue reading

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