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Kim Noble, Soho Theatre

Kim Noble, Soho Theatre

A shocking show - is mental health a suitable subject for comedy?

Kim Noble: a funny, disturbing and strikingly original show
‘'You must see this show!” “You must not go to this show!” Faced with those exhortations from friends and colleagues who had already seen (and been quite shocked by) it, I of course go to Kim Noble Will Die at the Soho Theatre. I was trepidatious because they told me it includes film of him consuming dog food, vomiting, self-harming and doing an awful lot of ejaculating - not my idea of a chucklesome evening. But Kim Noble was once half of the award-winning, darkly surreal duo Noble and Silver (with Stuart Silver), who had several years of success at the Edinburgh Fringe, and this is his first live show in five years.

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Wow, that's a review and a half - not sure if I want to go! Video: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TUMFk8Iy4xQ

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