Pierre Novellie

Crammed into our tiny crate in the Pleasance Courtyard, the audience is already a bit angsty. It’s warm, cramped and we’ve come in from the rain. Cue the violins. Then, from behind the curtain, emerges a velvet...

Pierre Novellie is Cool Peter

As South African comedians who grew up on the Isle of Mann go, I’d say Pierre Novellie rates right at the top. Sweet, whimsical and often poignant, Novellie has the audience on side from his first moments an...

Pierre Novellie is Anxious Peter

Pierre Novellie gives us an entertaining history lesson at this year’s Fringe. Novellie embarks on a cultural journey with his latest show, which features long, drawn out jokes that are a hit or miss when th...