Comedy Review: Róisín and Chiara: Get Nupty, Heroes @ The Hive, Edinburgh

One of the cult, word-of-mouth hits of last year’s Fringe, Róisín O’Mahony and Chiara Goldsmith return with a more thematically-defined hour, which nevertheless remains one of the most dream logic, stream-of-consciousness reflections on love that you’ll ever see.

2018 hit duo Risn and Chiar return with another dreamy show.
2018 hit duo Risn and Chiar return with another dreamy show.

Róisín and Chiara: Get Nupty, Heroes @ The Hive, Edinburgh * * *

With their intuitive rapport and vivacious, in-your-face performance style, the pair take the cliché of a double-act being like a marriage and push it to extremes. Once again, the highlight is a bickering middle-aged couple considering drastic action to spice up their relationship, the laughs chiefly emanating from O’Mahony’s aggressive bourgeois tones and the fact she’s wearing a wolf mask.

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Róisín and Chiara still beguile and intrigue, but they haven’t progressed with this love letter to love.

Until 25 August