A storytelling comedian who regularly headlines clubs all around the UK. James has performed his stand-up all around the world, from Shanghai to Dubai, Hong Kong to Bangkok, France to Australia. His show “My Grandad Was A Clown And Those Are Big Shoes To Fill” was a hit at the 2010 Melbourne Comedy Festival.
Extras (BBC 1)
The World Stands Up (Paramount)
Edinburgh and Beyond (Paramount)
“An excellent line in comedy” Guardian Pick Of The Week
“James Dowdeswell is a real master of the comedian’s craft. It is a genuine pleasure to be in the company of this master gag smith for an hour, an experience that few should really pass up” Chortle
“Intelligent and inventive” The List
“Feel good comedy with a capital F. If he isn’t a sell out I’ll eat my hat.” Three Weeks