Reviews


2016

A fascinating discussion that could go on well beyond its hour-long time limit’

(‘If I Googled you, what would I find?’, Broadway Baby)

 


2015

‘The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas offers an interesting format for public engagement and discussion with front line science’

(‘THE HIDDEN WORLD OF FUNCTIONAL DISORDERS Dr Jon Stone at the Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas’, The Sick of the Fringe)

***

‘The Great British Brain Off’ – 4 stars, Edinburgh Spotlight

Alas, Poor Darwin…?’ 4 starts, Broadway Baby

 


2014

‘[T]here are no talks here which don’t promise to be hugely educational and thought-provoking’

(‘Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas tackles out-of-view topics at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe’, The List)

***

‘Keep the Kids Out!’  – 4 stars, Broadway Baby

‘Speech Sucks!’ – 4 stars, Broadway Baby

‘Antidepressants Are Not Overprescribed’ – 3 stars, Broadway Baby

‘I Know What You Are Last Summer’ – 4 stars, Broadway Baby 

‘The Internet Is A Human Right’ – 3 stars, Broadway Baby 

‘Should Capitalism be Criminal?’ 3 stars, Broadway Baby

 


2014

‘This edition of the Splegeltent’s unassuming afternoon discussion series more than lived up to its grand promise: to navigate ides that felt truly “dangerous”‘.

(‘Verb Garden: The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas’ – 4 stars, Broadway Baby)

***

‘Thoughtful, learned perspectives on questions ranging from mortality to the financial crisis to the fashion industry.’

(‘Verb Garden – The Cabaret of Dangerous Ideas (Fair Pley / The Famous Spiegeltent)’ – 3 stars, Three Weeks Edinburgh)