Cally is a natural storyteller full of intelligent, distinctive and punchline-rich material. Listed on Chortle 2017: Comedians To Watch, her act is a rollercoaster ride of anecdotes, observations and stuff even your best mate wouldn’t admit to. She is London-based and performs in venues across the UK, as well as regularly appearing on the New York and Amsterdam circuits. Winner of New Comedian of the Year 2018 Piccadilly Comedy Club, her other finalist credits include: Fresh Comedy Knights 2016, Max Turner Prize 2016, Bath Comedy Festival 2016, Gotham Comedy New Talent New York 2015.
Cally’s debut solo show, Super Cally Fragile Lipstick, was a sell-out hit at Edinburgh in 2017, receiving 4**** reviews, national press coverage and picked as Best of Edinburgh Fringe by The Arts Desk. Her 2016 Edinburgh show, Cat Call, with comedy partner Catherine Bohart, received a Malcolm Hardee Award. Her radio and television appearances include: BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio London, BBC Radio 6 Music; her first episode of QI on BBC2 went out in January 2018 and you can see her next appearance in the autumn. She is a popular and seasoned speaker and MC on the corporate and after-dinner circuits.
She relishes engaging with live audiences and turning gender stereotypes on their head. She is awesomely funny. And modest too.
“Cally is a comedy queen – fiery, intelligent and totally original”
“Exciting and hilarious talent…she’s got it”
“Properly funny. A real find”
“Original and clever”
The Arts Desk
“Analytical, incisive and sassy”
“Funny, feisty, full-on and a must-see. Cally Beaton is superbly engaging and original”
“A very funny and original comedic voice”
Andy Engel – Gotham Comedy Club, New York
“A great comedian who puts the war in heart-warming stories of modern life. Love her!”
Charlotte Ashton – Comic Relief
“Not even a bit funny. She’s just embarrassing” 16 year old daughter
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