Friday, July 19

Tag: Alex Low

Clinton Baptiste: Roller Ghoster – Leicester Square Theatre
London

Clinton Baptiste: Roller Ghoster – Leicester Square Theatre

Outdated, judgemental and not funny. Alex Low continues to sculpt his show Roller Ghoster on the character, ‘Clinton Baptiste’, from Phoenix Nights. This is part of a seven-month tour that takes him across the country on over 90 dates. The Channel 4 sitcom was based on The Phoenix Club, a working men's club in the northern English town of Bolton, Greater Manchester. The series and its characters have become legendary, popular with adults in their mid-50s and Clinton, as the “celebrity clairvoyant", holds a special place in people’s hearts. Alex Low arrives on stage dressed in a snazzy suit with dazzling stones on his fingers and his hair in a puff. The show certainly has its fan following, with not many empty seats across Leicester Square Theatre on a Saturday night. However,...