Check shows at: BirminghamCardiffNottinghamOxfordGlasgow
The West Mids’ biggest comedy prize is back!
Breaking Talent Award – a hand-picked selection of the very best emerging acts from across the region compete for the prestigious annual title.
Each act has been nominated by a team of leading comedy professionals, chosen for their crack gag writing skills, observational chops, deft delivery, and their potential to break out.
Your chance to catch West Mids’ comedy stars of tomorrow as they kick-start their glittering careers.
Compered by James Cook and featuring a closing set from rising Scottish comedian, Fern Brady (As seen on ‘Live at The Apollo’ & ‘Frankie Boyle’s New World Order’).
Shortlisted acts to be announced.
Birmingham Comedy Festival Breaking Talent Award
2018: Laura Monmouth
2017: Kai Samra
2016: Harv Hawkins
2015: Josh Pugh
2014: Andrew McBurney