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Review: The Horne Section | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Review: The Horne Section | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

It’s hard to say whether the descriptor ‘jazz-infused comedy’, as listed on the Comedy Festival website, really does The Horne Section any justice. It’s best to state now that such a description fails to encapsulate this show at all, the heady, delicious juggernaut that it is. The Horne Section doesn’t really attempt to be anything other than […]

Review: Imaan Hadchiti in Bigger Than Jesus | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Review: Imaan Hadchiti in Bigger Than Jesus | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Imaan Hadchiti’s wicked 2011 show, A Little Perspective, was a tantalising promise to the audience that this little guy (at something like 3-foot-nothing in height) had a crazy knack for bulldozing people who patronised him for being a ‘little person’. So it was with keen interest that I approached his latest offering, Bigger Than Jesus, […]

Review: Nick Coyle in Me Pregnant! | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Review: Nick Coyle in Me Pregnant! | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Me Pregnant! has very little to do with actually being pregnant. It features only in the beginning, when the story revolves around the monstrous survivor of a doomed litter and their mother. The person who led some terrorised villagers to slay the beast ends up living a life of isolation and despair after the villagers […]

Review: Sammy J and Randy in The Inheritance | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Review: Sammy J and Randy in The Inheritance | Melbourne International Comedy Festival

Sammy J and (purple puppet) Randy are back for yet another round at the Comedy Festival with The Inheritance. There’s singing, some sword-fighting, creepy caretakers, ghosts and some ‘fully sick’ songs about subwoofers. Watching a show featuring Sammy J and Randy is like meeting someone who’s overdone the plastic surgery – there’s a little too […]