Comedy review: The LOL Word, Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh

LOL Word is a mixed bill night of queer comedy (no cis men allowed on the bill).

The LOL Word, Gilded Balloon(98)

The LOL Word, Gilded Balloon, Edinburgh * * *

MC is Jodie Mitchell who is funny, warm and very watcheable. Her material is solid – she has the best hummus based material you will hear – and she knows how to get offstage and let the acts on.

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Chloe Petts is no stranger to the clutch bag, but is constantly mistaken for a man and finds a surprising amount of funny there. Chelsea Birkby talks clubbing, The British Kiss and being bi-polar but should really think twice about nicking a joke from Jimmy Carr, Layla Nevabi talks about her mixed race heritage and mooncups and makes up a trio of watcheable, personal, comics.

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