Edinburgh star on his way

Tom Wrigglesworth

Tom Wrigglesworth

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An Edinburgh Comedy Award nominee has lined up three dates in the county.

Tom Wrigglesworth– a Sony Award winner, Chortle Award winner and star of Radio 4 and BBC2 – is playing Chorley Little Theatre (March 15), Darwen Library Theatre (March 8) and Ormskirk Civic Hall (April 12).

Direct from a total sell-out run at last year’s Edinburgh festival, Sony Award Winner, Edinburgh Comedy Award

In turns heart-wrenching and hilarious, Utterly at Odds With the Universe takes Tom on an emotional journey from childhood to adulthood, exploring the poignant and profound relationship with his granddad.

The two frequently taped themselves interviewing each other and it is in these early conversations that Tom comes to fully understand the influence this man has had on his own life and explores the fantasy of being able to make ‘one final interview’.

Expect elegant flourishes of language, twisted logic and whimsical storytelling, courtesy of one of the finest and most original comics in the UK.