Artist Profile

Rob Kemp

Best Show: Leicester Comedy Festival 2017.
Best Musical Show: Leicester Comedy Festival 2017.
Best Newcomer (nominee): Edinburgh Comedy Award 2017.
Award for Comic Originality (winner): Malcolm Hardee Awards 2017.
Outstanding Show (winner): Amused Moose Edinburgh 2017.
Best Performer: Comedians' Choice Awards Edinburgh 2017.

Rob Kemp is the "twisted genius" (The Sunday Times) behind EdFringe 2017's smash hit the Elvis Dead. The show garnered rave reviews, accolades and won multiple awards and secured Rob's status as one of the most creative and original voices in comedy. He's since performed The Elvis Dead around the country including a hit run at the Soho Theatre. 

In 2018 The Elvis Dead and a brand new show, Rob Kemp's Wheel of Shows.

2019 saw Rob return to Edinburgh for the third time with his latest solo show MOONRAKER 2: MOONRAKERER.  He also starred in Nick Helm's I Think, You Stink!

'Twisted genius' **** (Sunday Times).
'Very funny' ***** (
'Genius' **** (Fest).


‘A consistently engaging and charismatic performer.’ The Wee Review

‘The song made up entirely of words for penis is a highlight. Kemp has a great voice and is very likeable.’ The Scotsman