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Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2019

Vikki Stone

Vikki Stone - Song Bird

Song Bird

At Beneath, Pleasance Courtyard

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Wed 31st July to Sun 25th Aug 2019 at 7pm

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Vikki Stone - Song Bird

at Beneath, Pleasance Courtyard

Wed 31st July to Sun 25th Aug 2019 at 7pm

Multi award-winning comedian and musician Vikki Stone returns to the Edinburgh Festival with a new show of her trademark comedy songs and stand-up.

Whilst still in previews, her new show Song Bird won the award for Best Musical Show at the 2019 Leicester Comedy Festival Awards.

As seen and heard on BBC Radio 4's The Now Show, BBC One's John Bishop Show and the BBC Proms Podcast.

Musical comedy geniusAbsolute Radio

Love child of Victoria Wood and Tim MinchinThe Scotsman

The audience were almost crying with laughterThe Guardian

★★★★ The Scotsman ★★★★ Three Weeks ★★★★ Sunday Herald ★★★★ Broadway Baby

Vikki is best known for her original comedy songs, as well as a presenter, actress, composer and voiceover artist. Most recently, Vikki hosted her second series of the official BBC Proms Podcast and presented their Facebook Live content with guests including Sir Tom Jones, and Al Murray.

With the support of funding bodies including Arts Council England and PRS, in 2016 Vikki wrote Concerto for Comedian & Orchestra which she performed at Glastonbury, the prestigious Waterfront Stage at Latitude Festival and The Pleasance Grand during the Edinburgh Festival. It has since been published by Faber & Faber. She also wrote her debut musical, Southbound, with Katie Mulgrew which debuted at The Other Palace in 2019, produced by Paul Taylor Mills and directed by Susie McKenna.

Vikki has also hosted The Amazing Sound Quest with the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall and played Leroy Anderson’s Famous piece The Typewriter live to over 2,000 people.

Her TV appearances include BBC1’s Len Goodman’s Partners in Rhyme, ITV2’s Safeword, BBC1’s The John Bishop Show and voicing Bad Robots for E4.

★★VOTE FOR VIKKI IN THE 2019 COMEDY POSTER AWARDS, HERE★★

“an hour of pure, joyful escapism” – ★★★★★ Broadway World
Read the full review here

 

“jam-packed hour full of charm, charisma and relatable comedy” – Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

 

“sings well, plays piano brilliantly and exuberantly, has an excellent stage presence, and is very funny.. Excellent all round” – Squirrel Comedy

 

“real talent.. Her easy manner, naturally funny turn of phrase and incredibly slick vocals and piano offer an hour of relentless observational humour with original songs you can’t help singing along to.” – ★★★★ Broadway Baby
Read the full review here

 

“good fun from a woman who has entertainment coursing through her veins. The songs are a blast, and Stone’s friendly, upbeat delivery is faultless’” – Chortle

 

“Escapist joyous musical comedy with explosive laughs & moments of profundity.. a glorious set of musical comedy. This skilled comic doesn’t let up in her energy & commitment.. has the audience in the palm of her hand throughout” – ★★★★★ The Wee Review
Read the full review here

 

Vikki Stone - Song Bird
Vikki Stone - Song Bird

See the show at:

31 July to 25 August 2019 
Pleasance Courtyard, Edinburgh Festival Fringe

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