ROB AUTON ‘The Crowd Show’

November 11, 2021 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm

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‘The Crowd Show’ is a comedy/theatre/spoken word show about crowds. This is a work in progress of the show.  ‘The Crowd Show’ is a show suitable for anybody who has been in a crowd or wants to be in the crowd for this show.


Rob Auton is an award-winning writer, actor and podcaster, named the ‘Brian Cox of Comedy’ by the Guardian. Rob has written eight hit Edinburgh Fringe shows, which have led to nationwide tours and television/radio appearances.  Rob has had four collections of poetry and illustrations published by Burning Eye Books and Harper Collins. He has also released a spoken word album At Home With Rob on Scroobius Pip’s record label Speech Development Records.


In 2020, Rob started ‘The Rob Auton Daily Podcast’. The podcast went on to amass over two million listens and win a gold award for Best Daily Podcast at the British Podcast Awards.



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A genuine original. Poetical, philosophical, humane, completely charming and funny to boot.

The Guardian


Emotionally charged- a heart-warming clarion call for universal connection.

Evening Standard


Makes laughter out of wonder and brings us all together. We need him.
The Scotsman


Charming, eccentric and uplifting, Auton is a talent to watch.

The Independent


Something that’ll leave you feeling all warm and fuzzy round the edges.

The Herald



Stewart Lee