Hari Sriskantha

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Hari Sriskantha: Clown Atlas

23 Aug 20173 stars

Lukewarm material blunts a promising comic's Fringe debut

Hari Sriskantha was once described as 'offbeat'. Having watched his first full Fringe show makes you wonder whether it was the writer or the comedian that was in something of a strange mood that night. For Sriskantha is as clean-cut as they come, giving…

Death becomes them: Fringe shows tackling mortality

19 Aug 2015

Can you come to terms with the loss of a loved one by watching Fringe shows about death?

No clichés. That’s the difficulty in talking about death. Platitudes suit the giver rather than the receiver: what use does ‘I’m sorry for your loss’ do when your world has done that monumental axis shift? That’s not to say we shouldn’t use well-meaning…