Da Great Nort Gaff sees award winning comedians Liam Withnail and Rosco McClelland travelling up to Shetland to perform in Unst and Lerwick alongside Shetland comedian, Marjolein Robertson. A weekend offering laughter, jokes and stories from three comedians of the Scottish comedy scene.
This event is part of the We Are Live season, commissioned by Shetland Arts and supported by the Creative Scotland Performing Arts Venue Relief Fund.
Recommended age: 16+
Rosco McClelland - Scottish Comedian of the Year Winner 2016, Best MC in 2020 by the Scottish Comedy Awards. Rosco is one of the Scottish comedy scenes biggest stars. He brings a frenetic energy to the stage whilst delivering surreal observations and animated stories.
"a gifted storyteller, with great stage presence and, of course, fantastic gags. His informal, chatty style makes for an exciting show that can go literally anywhere" - Ed Fest Magazine
Liam Withnail - One of the most exciting new comedy voices in the UK circuit, Liam has also gigged in Canada, Japan and is a festival favourite at the Perth and Adelaide Fringes. In 2019 he won the prestigious Amused Moose Award for Outstanding Show with his Fringe Show 'Homecoming'.
“A hot ticket this year.. He has a natural talent for Comedy .. one of the most complete and affirming shows I’ve seen..” - Ed Fest Mag
Marjolein Robertson - Shetland comedian Marjolein has just returned from a run of gigs across Scotland and Newcastle. Marjolein has just started gigging full time as of 2019 and has been awarded as One To Watch by Funny Women's Live Act Competition of 2021.
"Marjolein Robertson is a highly promising and delightfully original act." - The Scotsman