Iain has a more deadpan approach to one liner comedy without lacking the confidence to deliver the punchlines that sets him apart from most on the Scottish comedy circuit.
He has been in the UK Pun Championships 3 times, managing semi finalist twice and has brought his 1 hour shows to festivals across the UK over the last 4 years including The Glasgow Comedy Festival, The Great Yorkshire Fringe and The Edinburgh Fringe.
I've been gigging since 2009, changing my style to puns around 2015
Press, Quotes, Awards:
"He does produce a couple of corkers that still cause a chuckle after the gig’s over"- The Wee Review
“Understands the importance of a clean, clear set up as well as the killer pun-chline” Sally Jack, Sabotage Reviews
“MacDonald’s writing was superior… and felt that his slow and ultra dry delivery would work wonders building over a longer set” Notts Comedy Review
“a phone directory-sized pile of… better jokes” Bruce Dessau, Beyond the Joke
“You have to admire the execution” Chortle
“Scotland’s Prince of Puns” Johnny Beattie, BBC Radio Scotland