John Robbins: Speakeasy 1 TweetShareSharePin0 SharesJohn Robins is a hit in his latest Fringe offering, Speakeasy. His quick witted comedy show retells the story of the much anticipated month he spent alone while his girlfriend visited Australia; it’s clever, well delivered and really funny. Robins hilariously shares his expectations versus the reality of his month as a bachelor and what he came to realise; life is a bit rubbish without his girlfriend and even worse when good old Google decides to ruin your life. The astute comic jabs at the nature of our online personas, picking apart aloof Twitter bios and pointing out our tendencies to portray ourselves as someone we’re not, or even worse- someone we wish we were. Robins is resourceful; he has amazing timing, and uses the crowd to his advantage. He’s a true craftsman of his trade; filling the room with laughter with his extensive vocabulary and uniquely vanilla aura. Words: Katie McKenzie John Robins: Speakeasy, Assembly Studios, 18-30 August, 8pm TweetShareSharePin0 Shares One Response Stars in Their Eyes – 4/5 STAR review round-up! | Assembly Festival Blog August 18, 2015 […] Edinburgh Festivals Magazine […] Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply Your email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.