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Jackson's Way, Touring

Jackson's Way, Touring

Will Adamsdale's spoof American life coach is over here, overhyped and overlong

Will Adamsdale as Chris John Jackson, a manic, self-promoting American life coach

Will Adamsdale was so sweat-drenched by the end of his character-comedy show Jackson's Way – on the night I saw it at the Soho Theatre – that you might think he had just emerged from a frantic triathlon swim. Actually, he is performing a marathon of sorts: the Jacksathon, 26 gigs in as many days in various venues across London.

Will Adamsdale was so sweat-drenched by the end of his character-comedy show Jackson's Way – on the night I saw it at the Soho Theatre – that you might think he had just emerged from a frantic triathlon swim. Actually, he is performing a marathon of sorts: the Jacksathon, 26 gigs in as many days in various venues across London.

One unimpressed spectator, when asked what he thought the next move should be, suggested Adamsdale should just get things moving

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