PREVIEW – Patrick McPherson – Colossal

COLOSSAL by Patrick McPherson takes us on the rollercoaster of falling out and in of affection.

Colossal, co-created by James Lane, guarantees to make you giggle concerning the ins and outs of falling in love in at this time’s world. 

Produced by Indigo Productions, McPherson’s hour-long present delves into the story of Dan, an owl-lover with a chaotic however truthful previous.

Susie MacDonald directs the sketch comedy while Sam MacDonald composes the music, and Will Hayman is in control of design.

McPherson and his show Colossal describe falling in love in modern society.
McPherson’s earlier hit present, The Man, was a back-to-back promote out. (C) Matt Crockett

McPherson, who’s queer, makes use of his writing to help and make clear LGBT narratives.

The comic already has a profitable profession behind him. Earlier than Covid struck, he was touring his 2019 hit debut, The Man.

The present explored masculinity and sexuality’s half in fashionable society, and acquired 5-star evaluations solely, and is a British Comedy Information Advice.

The Scotsman additionally named it “Critics greatest comedy reveals to see this 12 months.”

Extra notably, his 5-star evaluate is considered one of solely three the well-known newspaper has given out to a comedy present.

The up-and-coming writer-performer studied English Literature & Language at College Faculty London. He later obtained a MA in Screenwriting on the London Movie Faculty. 

He additionally has one other sketch present ready, Pear, alongside his twin, Hugo.

Apart from this, The Mcpherson brothers are engaged on different TV & brief movie scripts.

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