stand up comedian and writer.
Chelsea Birkby is a multi-competition finalist (So You Think You're Funny, Leicester Square New Comedian, Bath New Act 3rd Place, New Online Comedian 2nd Place), shortlisted for BBC New Act and "one to watch" Funny Women.
Chelsea has performed in top UK venues (Soho Theatre, Leicester Square Theatre, The Stand, Backyard, Komedia, Angel), is a regular at multi-award-winning Jericho Comedy and the Oxfordshire Mind Gala, and was a guest at Cheltenham Literary Festival. She has performed in Paris and in New York.
Chelsea has written for Mock the Week.
Her jokes featured in the top 20 jokes of the Edinburgh fringe 2022 in both The Telegraph and The Times.
Tour support for Helen Bauer and (TBA!)
In 2022, she took her sell-out debut hour No More Mr Nice Chelsea to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe. It received the Amused Moose Best Debut Award, was shortlisted for the Comedian's Choice Award for Best Show and received many 4.5 and 4 star reviews.
As seen on BBC3
Mock The Week
Best Debut Show Amused Moose
Comedian's Choice Best Show
Best jokes of the fringe 2022
The Times, The Telegraph