PREVIEW – Simon Munnery – Trials and Tribulations 

TWENTY years in the past Simon Munnery was arrested in Edinburgh for “being a German in a built-up space”. Now he’s telling the story of the trial that adopted on the Fringe.

The British Comedy Award nominee for the primary time shouldn’t be solely talking out concerning the trial, but additionally his second courtroom look final yr – one which adopted after 4 years of a gruelling authorized battle. 

The Guardian describes the comic as a “perennial Fringe maverick”. 

Simon Munnery is able to inform the story of his arrest. (Picture provided by Jon Spaull)

On the Fringe, Simon will do what he does greatest – flip all his distressing life occurrences into comedy.

He additionally guarantees a tune. 

The multi-award winner has a stand-up profession of 34 years, and he repeatedly stars in tv and radio initiatives. 

Current movie credit embody The Electrical Lifetime of Louis Wain, co-starring Benedict Cumberbatch and Claire Foy. 

The Scotsman says Simon is “blessed with a ceaselessly ingenious comedian mind”. 

Simon Munnery’s earlier comedy exhibits embody Renegade Plumber, Standing Nonetheless, 30 Not Out and extra. 

Don’t miss Trials and Tribulations from 4 August at The Stand Comedy Membership. 

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