Richard Herring often jumps through hoops for his Edinburgh shows. He'll always ask his audience to jump through hoops, too, and last year, with Hitler Moustache, we did so willingly because we knew we were being rewarded for it. This year, he asks whether he has achieved as much as Jesus and who is this Christ bloke anyway? Not the Son of God, according to the atheist comic, who leads all but six of his full house in a chorus of "God is rubbish". Herring's initial scene-setting is as warm and as winning as he is, depicting a family argument about Jesus. When his mother asks: "If you're so sure Jesus does not exist, why do you spend so much time reading and talking about him?
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Christ On A Bike! Christ on a Bike! Introduction Press Downloads Tour. But the Cheddar-born funnyman hasn't been regaling me with the tale of his conversion from Nazi to born again Christian. This year, it's about Jesus. My target audience is clearly Pope Benedict," laughs the likeable comic. Richard's show Hitler Moustache was a huge hit at the festival. At the sell-out gigs, he mused over why an innocent square inch of facial hair has taken the blame for Nazism. This year he's revisiting and substantially reworking his first and favourite solo work, Christ On A Bike.
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