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"Jo Burke's Mary Magdalene act stole the show. Her burlesque piece had me crying." - Simon Donald, Creator of Viz
"Cracking set." - Andy Parsons, Mock the Week
Check out Jo's acting showreel below:
A short comedy film ‘Spinster’ she wrote, directed and performed, as her character Mary Magdalene, won the ‘London-Worldwide Comedy Festival's Best Shorter Short’ in 2018.
She has written, produced and performed five, four star, Edinburgh Festival shows and was a ‘So You Think That’s Funny?’ Finalist.
She's a big hit with the kids too. Her children’s books ‘Standing on Custard’, ‘A Squirrel’s Tail’, ‘Molly, Chip and the Chair’ and Cocka-Poodle-Do' are all available via www.standingoncustard.com
She also loves radio and podcasts she co-presented on Fubar with Lucy Porter, JLC and Mark Dolan. She likes nothing more than chewing the fat as a guest too and has been heard on the radio waves as a guest on Geoff Lloyd’s Absolute Radio show and his podcast Reasons to be Cheerful with Ed Miliband.
As well as visiting schools to promote literacy and creativity, she also runs confidence boosting workshops and one to one sessions to help adults increase their confidence enabling them to actually enjoy speaking in public. Drop her an email here for more information.
"A force to be reckoned with. Brilliantly funny, and this heartwarming show will leave you with a smile on your face many hours after you leave the theatre." Everything Theatre
"Had the audience in stitches from start to finish."
"Highly Recommended Show. Burke is a talented, creative performer, she is charming and the audience cannot help but love her."
"Miranda Hart has strong competition. A talented performer with some wonderful impressions up her sleeve. I am looking forward to more work from this great comedienne"
"Burke is clearly very talented, oozing charm and confidence."