Best known for her legendary one woman shows, Jo Caulfield is “one of the finest female comics at work” (The Observer); and has recently been nominated as “the best female Stand Up Comedian in the country” (Chortle). She is also Graham Norton’s head writer. “She is, quite simply, a damn funny woman” (The Scotsman).

Jo Caulfield: Comedian

Jo was born in Wales to Irish parents and brought up in Derbyshire, Nottinghamshire and Leicestershire. She grew up believing the East Midlands was her oyster. She is in demand at all major UK comedy clubs, and has completed three nationwide theatre tours; and successful shows at the Edinburgh festival. A fourth tour commences April 2008. Recent international performances include New York, Los Angeles, Amsterdam, Berlin, Munich, Hong Kong, Singapore and Dubai.

“Many of the points Jo makes about the human condition would have sociologists stroking their beards in admiration, but her audience tend to be laughing too much to notice. Do not miss her.” (The Times).“Definitely the rising star of women’s comedy. Her mixture of cut throat wit and wildly accurate observation regularly brings audiences to their knees with laughter.” (Evening Standard).

Corporate Comedy

Jo also hosts many corporate events and Award ceremonies. Most recently hosting The Scottish Design Awards, The Boss Awards and The Scottish Licensed Trade Awards.

TV Credits

Jo is a regular guest on both Mock The Week (BBC2) and Have I Got News For You (BBC1).

Other recent TV appearances include:

  • Never Mind The Buzzcocks (BBC2)
  • Saturday Night Live (ITV1)
  • The Comedy Store series 2, 4 & 7 (Ch5)
  • The Comedian’s Comedian (Ch4),
  • Music Hall Meltdown (BBC4)
  • The Bigger Picture (BBC2)
  • Dawn French’s Girls Who Do Comedy (BBC2)
  • The Stand Up Show (BBC1)
  • World Stand’s Up (Paramount/Comedy Central).

Radio Work

Jo wrote and starred in 3 series of her own critically acclaimed Radio 4 comedy show; “It’s That Jo Caulfield Again”. Three episodes are available for download elsewhere in this site. She is currently writing a new Radio 4 comedy series – to be recorded later this year.

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