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Oldham comedian Chris Roche started performing stand-up in April 2003. His cheeky tales of growing up in Oldham, the frustrations of fatherhood allied to sharp observational and topical humour have been a hit with audiences far and wide.
Chris can do opening 20s or main support and recently supported Jason Manford on the tour of his Perrier nominated show Urban Legend.
Recent paid work includes The Frog and Bucket, XS Malarkey, The Iguana Bar (Manchester) The Stand (Edinburgh), Jesters (Bristol) The Glee (Cardiff) and a variety of Mirth Control venues.
In 1999-2000 he was a topical writer on 2 Channel 4 comedy shows - The 11 Oclock Show and The Richard Blackwood Show.
Chris was a finalist in the City Life North West Comedian of the Year 2003 & 2004
Finalist Leicester Mercury Comedian of the Year 2004.
Semi-finalist in So You Think You're Funny 2004
Semi finalist BBC New Comedy Award 2004
best act of the night by far, totally ripped the roof off Guardian
"Impressed with his neat, clinical delivery." - Steve Bennett, Chortle
"One inventive comedy mind ... sure-fire winner." - Comedy Balloon
great gag writer BBC Online
"Stylish set." - Manchesteronline
"Comedy boy wonder." - Revolution FM
"One to watch." - XS Malarkey