Gareth Richards

Gareth Richards

Gareth Richards really has done everything as a comedian. He’s been nominated for one of the highest award in the industry (The Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Award Best Newcomer 2010), he has co-hosted an award winning radio breakfast show (The Frank Skinner Show on Absolute Radio), he’s appeared numerous times on TV (Live At The Electric, Russell Howards Good News, The Dog Ate My Homework), he’s supported some of the biggest names in comedy on tour (Frank Skinner, Jenny Eclair, Rhod Gilbert, Lee Mack, Milton Jones), he’s performed all over the world (Qatar, Bahrain, Dubai, Luxembourg, Wales), he’s performed at some of the biggest festivals in the UK (V Festival, Green Man Festival, Larmer Festival, Machynlleth Comedy Festival), regularly performs at some of the biggest clubs in the country such as Glee, The Stand, Komedia, The Frog & Bucket to name a few. He’s even support Englebert Humperdink on tour.

“A delightful hour of comedy.” The Guardian.

“Richards is a charming, engaging performer. ” Kate Copstick.The Scotsman.

“A quietly clever craftsman with a big future.” Bruce Dessau, Evening Standard.

“We laughed until we couldn’t catch our breath.” Grazia.

“Assured writing, from silly wordplay to melancholic self-evaluation.” Steve Bennet, Chortle.

“His Material has a delicious otherworldly quality.” Chortle ****