Higgins's show is a hammy disappointment

Moving City, Smock Alley Theatre, Dublin. Rating: 2½/5. Reviewed by Nadine O'Regan.

21st September, 2013
Maeve Higgins.

Moving City


One of the most gifted young comedians of her generation, Cobh-born Maeve Higgins has inked a distinctive stamp on Irish comedy, cycling around subjects from dating to emigration in daft, sneakily deft fashion, trundling out a style of bumbling deflection which works surprisingly well to make audiences laugh, and press home some razor-sharp points about the idiosyncrasies of modern life in Ireland.

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