This Edinburgh preview was like a friend suddenly turning up with your favourite pick ‘n’ mix before you’d even discovered pick ‘n’ mix. Pure unadulterated sweet indulgence. The jokes were bang on and her persona as likeable as ever with a mixture of ‘cup of tea and a Jammy Dodger’ and carefully timed crudities.
The show was about reclaiming a phrase that’s now become an insult – ‘typical woman,’ and ‘man,’ and what these really are. In the battle of the sexes you’d do well to pay mind to Sarah Millican and throw any idea of a winner out the window. This was good intelligent belly-aching fun..
Upstairs At Three And Ten, 11 July