John-Luke Roberts and Nadia Kamil (4 stars)

This article is from 2011.

John-Luke Roberts and Nadia Kamil

The comedy duo present the new, adjective-less Behemoth show

It’s no ordinary sketch comedy that we’ve come to expect from the Behemoth pair. Their material is innovative, invested with a delicious sense of the absurd and whilst in places it employs some of the rules of comedy, elsewhere it deliberately bends them. And there’s a constant parade of wonderfully silly voices too.

Pleasance Courtyard, 556 6550, until 29 Aug, 4.45pm, £9–£11 (£7.50–£9.50).

John-Luke Roberts and Nadia Kamil: The Behemoth

  • 4 stars

Massive sketch comedy, two normal-sized people. John-Luke Roberts 'Distracts you from a murder … Brilliant solo debut' (Independent), E4, BBC3, R4's ‘News Quiz’ and Nadia Kamil (R4, Channel 4, BBC3) return to the Festival with their cult sketch comedy show (Comedy of the Year, List 2008). 'Like being tag-teamed by the…

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