Comedy Bitch (4 stars)

This article is from 2010

Comedy Bitch

Christopher Colquhoun

Intelligent, surreal and original

The terms ‘television’ and ‘Comedy Bitch’ are often uttered in the same breath and no wonder. Their pastiches of pop culture’s favourite genres - horror, espionage, period drama – are intelligent, surreal and original, and their nostalgic incidental soundtracks are ace. This six-strong, virtuosic troupe explores gender roles, biscuit symbolism and bestial offspring via laugh-out-loud sketches that are surely destined for the small screen.

Underbelly, 08445 458 252, until 29 Aug (not 16), 6.15pm, £9–£10.50 (£6.50–£9.50).

Comedy Bitch: Them is Us

  • 4 stars

Comedy Bitch return, following their smash hit 2009 sell-out run. Witness for yourselves the joy and wonder of their new show 'Them Is Us' brought to you in glorious spanavision... float through the colours of this six-strong sketch team. Go on... touch them. 'A cult show... get your tickets now... will be a sell-out…