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Tom Taylor

I am also a writer, an actor, comfortable working in teams or independently and am proficient in Microsoft Office.

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About

Multi-award winning comedian Tom Taylor has received high praise from audiences and critics alike.

In 2013 Tom reached the final of the prestigious So You Think You’re Funny? competition, the following year he was a finalist in the Hobgoblin Comedy Award and in 2015 he took home the award for Comedian of the Year at the inaugural Great Yorkshire Fringe. Most recently he picked up the Audience Favourite Award at the Musical Comedy Awards 2017 and reached the final of English Comedian of the Year 2018.

A favourite of live bookers across the UK, Tom has also supported Simon Munnery, John Kearns and Abandoman on tour and performed on Radio 2 and Radio 4 as part of the BBC Radio New Comedy Award.

In addition to his stand-up talents, Tom is an accomplished actor and writer having penned and performed two one-man murder mysteries, A Charlie Montague Mystery: The Game’s a Foot, Try the Fish and The Man with the Twisted Hip. Following two sell-out runs at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Tom embarked on a national tour of both shows in autumn 2017.

Wave after wave of funny … a genuine joy

The Scotsman

Excellent … beautifully daft

Sunday Times

Tom Taylor returned for a cracking headline set. He’s a  quirky, sometimes musical act with all the nervous energy of early Adam Hess with original gags and a confidence to work in the moment and mock his own stupidity. Dad jokes – and plenty of better ones besides – are rarely done this stylishly.

Steve Bennett, Chortle

His brand of nervous, neurotic musical comedy – coupling deliberately simplistic tunes on an old Casio keyboard with cleverly constructed lyrics and smart wordplay – is an absolute delight

The Skinny

A fine and innovative Bontempi player and comedian

Time Out

Gigs

February

Sat 1
Birmingham, Rosies

Wed 5
Birmingham, Town Hall
+ Castle Donington, Cooper Parry
Thu 6

York, Winning Post (MC)
Fri 7
Widnes, Jaguar Sports and Social Club
Sat 8
Leicester, Manhattan 34
+ Leicester, The Shed (Edinburgh Preview)
+ Leicester, Hansom Hall

Wed 12
Harrogate, The Empress (MC)
Thu 13
Manchester, The Edge
Fri 14
Bracknell, South Hill Park
Sat 15
Mold, Theatr Clwyd

Thu 20
Manchester, Edge Theatre (MC)
Fri 21
Market Bosworth, Dixie Grammar School
Sat 22
Nottingham, Metronome
Sun 23
London

Tue 25
Nottingham
, Admiral Rodney
Wed 26
London
Fri 28
Hayward’s Heath, Ardingly College
Sat 29
London, The Phoenix
+ London,Backyard Comedy Club

March

Thu 5
York, Winning Post (MC)
Fri 6
Widnes, The Studio
Sat 7
Sale
Sun 8
Ilkley, Moor Vaults

Wed 11
Harrogate, The Empress (MC)
Sat 14
Clitheroe, Golf Club

Thu 19
Manchester, Edge Theatre (MC)
Fri 20
Rugby
Sat 21
Reading

Fri 27
Leicester
Sat 28
Preston
Sun 29
Lancaster
, The Borough

April

Thu 2
York, The Winning Post (MC)
Fri 3
Edinburgh, Monkey Barrel
+ Edinburgh, Beehive Inn
Sat 4
Edinburgh, Monkey Barrel
+ Edinburgh, Beehive Inn
Sun 5
Edinburgh, Monkey Barrel

Wed 8
Harrogate, The Empress (MC)

Thu 16
Manchester, Edge Theatre (MC)
Sat 18
Darlington
, Cricket Club

Wed 22
Thirsk
, The Courthouse (MC)
Fri 24
Chester, Alexander’s
Sat 25
Middlewich

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