Julian Clary

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Jack and the Beanstalk review – no expense spared for giant all-star entertainment
Dawn French, Julian Clary and the like join an animatronic giant with a vast beanstalk in an innuendo-heavy, story-light show

Brian Logan

15, Dec, 2022 @1:04 PM

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The Bolds review – Julian Clary’s hyena family will have you in cackles
Clary’s joke-filled books make for a vibrant stage show, replete with slapstick laughs, daft songs and a wholesome message

Miriam Gillinson

25, Nov, 2021 @11:09 AM

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The Dresser review – Matthew Kelly and Julian Clary face the final curtain
Kelly is the raging old stager and Clary his pomposity-puncturing assistant in Ronald Harwood’s perennial favourite

Ryan Gilbey

16, Sep, 2021 @10:13 AM

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Sunday with Julian Clary: ‘A G&T at noon in memory of my grandfather’
The television presenter tells Samantha Rea about walking the dogs in the park, a warm Co-op croissant and watching some nonsense on Netflix

Samantha Rea

18, Jul, 2021 @5:45 AM

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Why Julian Clary loves mincing … but says bah humbug to mince pies
From panto to drama, touring and writing his books, the comedian loves multitasking. Just don’t ask him to your Christmas party…

Vanessa Thorpe

22, Dec, 2019 @8:12 AM

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Goldilocks and the Three Bears review – barrage of innuendo from Clary and co
Julian Clary, Paul O’Grady and Matt Baker vamp it up in this big-budget extravaganza yet it’s a case of double the entendres and half the story

Ryan Gilbey

12, Dec, 2019 @12:56 PM

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Julian Clary: ‘I have the right to be a camp, effeminate homosexual’
The comedian has spent more than 30 years outraging and educating straight audiences. He recalls his early fame, the infamous Norman Lamont gag – and his brief stab at heterosexuality

Tim Jonze

23, Sep, 2019 @5:00 AM

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Julian Clary review – a past master of the scornful ad-lib
There may be a weary air to some of the obligatory scripted smut, but Clary’s affectionate put-downs remain acutely calibrated

Ryan Gilbey

19, May, 2019 @10:35 AM

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Once upon a time … British pop stars top the charts as children’s authors
Numerous comedians have shown they have the magic touch with bedtime stories: now it appears to be the musicians’ turn

Vanessa Thorpe

19, Jan, 2019 @2:00 PM

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Snow White review – festive filth from Julian Clary and Dawn French
Rollerskating snowmen, a hydraulic dragon, a Strictly duo and Nigel Havers are among the attractions in this variety panto

Ryan Gilbey

13, Dec, 2018 @11:49 AM

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Get your hands off my double entendres! Is the smutty pun now under attack?
It is Britain’s favourite type of humour, the go-to gag for everyone from Carry On stars to Bake Off hosts. But are fnarr fnarr jokes just another example of male sexual entitlement?

Ryan Gilbey

07, May, 2018 @12:28 PM

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Dick Whittington's smut outdoes the sparkle as panto pandemonium kicks off
London Palladium strikes pantomime gold with Julian Clary on filthy form, while Stratford stages a sweet Rapunzel and Nottingham puts on a cheery Cinderella

Lyn Gardner

15, Dec, 2017 @1:36 PM

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