Stand Up Poet

'EXCELLENT SHOW' ( Sardonic, comic, whimsical, sometimes just poignant or cathartic, but always 'keeps you constantly engaged' (Kansas City Star) delivering verses on life, the universe and everything… 'There's a power in both the words and delivery' ( 'A fully licensed wordsmith. A man with a brilliant turn of phrase... Sharp and witty, the nuances of tone, intonation, timing, body language and facial cues give canyons of depth' ***** (RAW). 'A wonderful wandering bard' ( 'Defying classification, Byron leaves us wanting more' ( 'Like watching John Cooper Clarke snog John Hegley while Pam Ayres watches' (BBC Radio Sussex).

The Performer

Gavin Robertson

Greg Byron is the alter-ego of theatre deviser Gavin Robertson, creator of West End and international hit "Thunderbirds F.A.B" and many others. No stranger to the Fringe he has brought shows including "Crusoe", "The Six-Sided Man", "Escape From the Planet of The Day That Time Forgot!", "Bond-An Unauthorised Parody" and "Mata Hari-Female Spy" to name a few. All his productions have toured internationally. As 'Greg' he has performed in village halls, theatres, tents, bars, on beaches, in forests, in Australia, USA, UK, New Zealand and Japan.

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