Robert Newman: Total Eclipse of Descartes review – philosophical funnies
Soho theatre, LondonAn infinite number of monkeys, Pavlov’s dogs and Cartesian thought are gleefully debunked in a jaunty and refreshingly intelligent showAt the start of his comedy career, Robert Newman was famous – with partner David Baddiel – for a sketch called History Today in... [Read More]
Robert Newman: Total Eclipse of Descartes review – philosophical funnies
Soho theatre, LondonAn infinite number of monkeys, Pavlov’s dogs and Cartesian thought are gleefully debunked in a jaunty and refreshingly intelligent showAt the start of his comedy career, Robert Newman was famous – with partner David Baddiel – for a sketch called History Today in... [Read More]
Robert Newman: Total Eclipse of Descartes review – philosophical funnies
Soho theatre, LondonAn infinite number of monkeys, Pavlov’s dogs and Cartesian thought are gleefully debunked in a jaunty and refreshingly intelligent showAt the start of his comedy career, Robert Newman was famous – with partner David Baddiel – for a sketch called History Today in... [Read More]
Flight of the Conchords, Chris Rock and 2018's most uproarious comedy
One of the world’s biggest standups does his first tour in a decade, Bridget Christie looks beyond Brexit and Maria Bamford makes a rare UK appearance“Often more philosophical than scientific,” one critic wrote of Newman’s recent critique on brain science, Neuropolis – ... [Read More]
Flight of the Conchords, Chris Rock and 2018's most uproarious comedy
One of the world’s biggest standups does his first tour in a decade, Bridget Christie looks beyond Brexit and Maria Bamford makes a rare UK appearance“Often more philosophical than scientific,” one critic wrote of Newman’s recent critique on brain science, Neuropolis – ... [Read More]
Robert Newman: ‘Scientists think we’re all stupid. It makes me angry…’
The comedian tells us why Francis Crick, Brian Cox and Stephen Hawking are the butt of his jokes in his new book and radio seriesWhen I meet Robert Newman, he is wearing a homemade brain scanner on his head. He had it built as a prop for his most recent show about neuroscience. Newman is a writer an... [Read More]