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Richard Pulsford (aka Rich Kidd)

‘Pulsford has strong material’ – Chortle review (February 2014)

'Richard is a very funny man with effortless confidence and great stage presence. His groaner gags are delightfully crafted and the audience were lapping them up as they crumbled under the barrage of one and two liners' - S. Davidson, promoter, Portobello Stand Up Comedy (December 2013)

"As a writer of one-liners he has few equals on the Scottish comedy scene. At turns both intelligent and extrermely silly, his dedication to his craft is admired by comedians and audiences everywhere"– Vladimir McTavish, writer and performer (December 2013)

RICHARD PULSFORD is an experienced 1-liner / gag type comedian who has performed at 300 gigs in over 100 different venues in more than 50 towns and cities, from Aberdeen to Whitley Bay. He has a strong 20 minute set of tried and tested gags.

Based in Burntisland, Fife, Richard owns and drives a car, and is accustomed to travelling ridiculously long distances to gigs in Scotland and England.

In 2014 he has competed in the UK Pun Championships Final at the Leicester Comedy Festival with Lee Nelson, and performed at the Bath Comedy Festival. He also performed his first one-man show ‘Richard Pulsford is Going On’, at the Glasgow International Comedy Festival, and will be taking the same show to the Leith Festival and then the Edinburgh Fringe Festival later in the year.

Some PAID 15s/20s (past 18 months)
Headliner at Belmont Cinema, Aberdeen (Banging Heids)
Headliner at Halt Bar, Glasgow (Pop Up Comedy) - twice
Headliner at O’Neill’s, Aberdeen (Banging Heids)
Headliner at Pleasance Bar, Edinburgh (Grassroots Comedy)
Airdrie Town Hall (for Patrick Rolink)
Apex Hotel, Edinburgh (charity fundraiser)
Betty Nicols, Kirkcaldy
Bowling Club, Balerno (charity fundraiser)
Dumfries (for Raw Guffaw)
Footlights Bar, Edinburgh (for Will Richards)
Gracie’s Tapas Bar, Broughty Ferry
Largs (for Raymond Mearns)
McKays, Pitlochry (Hoo Ha Comedy)
Maltings Theatre, Berwick upon Tweed (Laughing Bear)
Vespbar, Glasgow
Water of Leith, Longstone, Edinburgh
Whitehalls, Dundee (for Rob Kane)
Some UNPAID 15/20’s
Beehive, Grassmarket, Edinburgh (Beehive Comedy Club)
Comedy in the Basement, Glasgow
Headliner at Vespbar Virgins, Glasgow (a few times!)
Some PAID 10s (past 12 months)
Annapurna’s, Kirkcaldy
Birds and Bees pub, Stirling (Comedy Festival)
Blue Lamp, Aberdeen (Breakneck)
Broomhill Tennis Club, Glasgow
Dalriada, Portobello (Portobello Comedy Club)
Drouthy’s, Dundee
Drymen Inn, Drymen (for Patrick Rolink)
Grand Central, Livingston
Grosvenor, Glasgow (Sit Down Stand Up)
Korova, Aberdeen
New County Hotel, Perth (Just Laugh)
Old Chain Pier, Edinburgh
Regal Theatre, Bathgate
SNAFU, Aberdeen (Breakneck)
Walkabout, Glasgow (student gig)
Some OPEN 10s (past 12 months)
Boardwalk, Whitley Bay (for Dan Willis)
Comedy in the Basement, Glasgow
Cottons Bar, Renfrew
Crown Tavern, Kinghorn
Dundee University Union
The George, Kirton-in-Lindsey (Funhouse Comedy)
Green Room, Perth
The Greyhound, Derby (Funhouse Comedy)
Kilmarnock Palace Theatre (Ha Ha Comedy)
Mansion House, Glasgow (Comedy Lounge)
Non-zeroes pub, Dundee
Old Govan Arms, Glasgow
P J Molloys, Dunfermline
Regal Theatre, Bathgate
Society, Kirkcaldy (LMAO Comedy)
Vespbar, Glasgow (for Viv Gee)

Richard also runs comedy club ‘Mirth of Forth Comedy’ (MofF), which has organised over 100 gigs since 2010. Clients have included pubs and cafes in Burntisland, Kinghorn and Kirkcaldy, Burntisland Civic Week (each year since 2011), the Crail Food Festival (2012), the Kirkcaldy Comedy Festival (2012), the Glasgow Comedy Festival (2013 and 2014), as well as many fundraisers, a private birthday party and hen parties.

Comedians who have performed for MofF include Patrick Monahan, Jo Caulfield, Shazia Mirza, Tom Allen and Kai Humphries. Jo tweeted about her gig: “Burntisland last night = FANTASTIC!!… If you’re a comedian and you get offered that gig – take it”.

MofF also ran a comedy showcase at The White Horse pub in Edinburgh as part of The Free Fringe in 2010. This featured acts such as Andrew Ryan, James Kirk and Matt Richardson. The show received entirely favourable reviews.