Who is he?
Ward ranges across disciplines, including audience participation, impressions, tensionbuilding routines and inexplicable eccentricity.
What’s the show about?
A boy escapes a Christian dad who’d cancelled Christmas and a mum forever doing aerobics to Cliff Richard, before finding himself on the gay scene with a new family and discovering an unexpected talent for running charity shops.
Got suspended for two weeks for selling herbal cigarettes to his classmates at cost price to help them quit.
Tom Ward: Sex, Snails and Cassette Tapes, Pleasance Courtyard, 3-28 August (not 15), 9.45pm