Best Newcomer Season
The finest up and coming comedy acts from Edinburgh and Melbourne wrapped up in Best Newcomer Season bow.
Kae Kurd came to the UK as a political refugee at just six months old, his parents fleeing Saddam Hussein's brutal regime
In his critically acclaimed debut show, this multi award nominated rising star guides us through a lifetime of displacement. Smart, sharp and brilliantly astute, expect slick routines presented with confident, cutting edge flair.
“Delivers joke after rapid joke, to the point where your stomach will hurt from laughing, as well as a fresh perspective on important topics.”★★★★ Broadway Baby
Chortle’s Best Newcomer nominee and Pleasance Comedy Reserve 2016. Best Short nominee RTS Awards 2017. As seen on BBC Three, All 4 and as heard on BBC Radio 1Xtra.
‘The sell-out crowd are hooked. We’re a captive audience.’
‘Kae Kurd has all the confidence, stage presence and charisma that is required to be a stand out performer. Outstandingly well written.’