Susan Murray

"Anyone who loves the work of Sarah Millican and Kerry Godliman will find plenty to enjoy here. " The Guardian
"Feisty fire-headed pocket rocket" Broadway Baby
"Cynicism that could fell a rhino at 1000 paces. Like it." Al Murray

Winner of the first ever Jongleurs Competition and a seasoned regular on the circuit, Susan has emerged as one of the best female stand-ups in the UK and has been described as a cross between Frankie Boyle and Julie Walters.

She was the first ever woman to MC Decompression gigs for the British Army / CSE and is in the Huffington Post’s Top 100 Funny Women. She’s written for and was a guest on Jeremy Hardy Talks To The Nation and has also starred in Stephen K Amos’ Idiots Guide both for Radio 4.

As well as writing for 8 Out Of Ten Cats (Ch4) , BBC Radio 4’s The Now Show, Newsjack and News Quiz she has written and performed four successful solo shows at the Edinburgh Festival as well as performing in several comedy plays and sketches. She made her TV acting debut in the 3rd series of ITV’s The Job Lot alongside Jo Enright and Russell Tovey.

In 2018 she was the main tour support artist for Daliso Chaponda (“Britains Got Talent” finalist)

She has written and starred in the topical web show Britain’s Got People with Dave Cohen ( Have I Got News For You/ Horrible Histories). Susan is working nationally for the majority of promoters and clubs in the UK and has gigged internationally; Quatar, Dubai, Abu Dhabi, China, Malaysia, Indonesia, Germany, Luxembourg, Brussels, Ireland.

Her versatility means that as well as corporate gigs, Susan works Biker Festivals and music festivals including Glastonbury, Bestival, The Big Chill, Reading, V and Download.

Acting credits include starring in the TV comedy drama Love, Lies and Lipstick for ITV, Arthur Smith Sings Leonard Cohen at Pleasance, Edinburgh Festival and Garrick London and Itch Scratch at The Pleasance Theatre.