Hello and welcome to my comedy world...I'm funny, evocative, enticing and frankly outlandish.
I love the funny
I'm an established UK comedian whose conquered the Edinburgh Fringe Festival with sell out performances at night with pie eating days. I create imaginative shows for audiences and clients.
*For press releases, media, photo's, show clips, bio, current projects, booking enquiries & to see my award winning cheese stash - get in touch
I am passionate about exploring types of humour, diversity, inclusivity and not forgetting the problem of people coughing on tube trains.
Challenging truths in the news and public arenas is important to me, I'm honoured to be a social commentator on shows such as the Nick Ferrari Show, LBC with Iain Dale, BBC Radio London 94.9FM and BBC World Service to name a few.
So Brilliant’ Jo Brand. Comedian
Arthur Smith Comedian/writer. The Stage
‘One to watch out for’ Daily Mail
‘An outstanding public speaker'
Dr Joan Fletcher Head of Social Work, Department of Social, Therapeutic and Community Studies, Goldsmiths University
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I have contributed a chapter in these books, written papers and articles about comedy, adoption and identity including
Chosen, By Dr Perlita Harris
Does God LOL? By Frankie Mulgrew
The source magazine, Waitrose
Some work at a quick glance *full bio available
LBC The Iain Dale Drive Time Show, cultural argument concerning Jesy Nelson's dreadlock hair
BBC London OS, Oscars and diversity, what has changed?
BBC News24 overseas adoption interview challenges with Jane Hill
Corporate shows/Speaking Engagements include
Westminster City Council – Tate Modern. Westminster Celebration of Achievement for young careleavers
Professional Beauty Awards, Host Claudia Winkleman Park Lane Hilton. stand-up topical routine
Bond Dickinson Corporate Comedy night. Stand up routine
Nottingham Trent University – 1hr comedy adoption show and talk
Diocese of Leicester AGM, 50-minute stand up set
Some past comedy shows & festivals
Get Carter, UK comedy circuit 2013
Aspects of Joy, Edinburgh Fringe 2015
Spot the Difference. A show about comedy and adoption
*New Version out now, bookings are open.
Manchester Comedy Store, Brighton Fringe, Alexander’s (Chester) Mirth Control UK
Women's Comedy Festival, Frog and Bucket,
Laughing Cows, London
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Full Equity Member - M00209434
Spotlight - 8218-3424-6333
‘Amazingly funny and talented performer, Joy is also an insightful, compassionate and an inspirational woman"
Diane Carrington Virtual School for Looked After Children & Careleavers. City of Westminster
*I'm in constant demand so book me now for work and cheese tasting events to avoid terrible disappointment and a possible itchy rash*