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Barry Dodds

A repertoire that seamlessly weaves cheekiness with dark undertones..


Barry captivates audiences with his distinctive blend of disarming wit and grounded observational humor. A self-professed comedy enthusiast, he took his first steps onto the comedy stage at a youthful 21, quickly winning over audiences with his charm and charisma. With a repertoire that seamlessly weaves cheekiness with dark undertones, Barry swiftly made his mark on the national comedy circuit.

Having earned recognition as a finalist in esteemed competitions like Jimmy Carr’s Comedy Idol and Jongleurs Last Laugh Comedy Search, Barry’s twinkling-eyed, playful demeanor effortlessly disarms judges, industry insiders, and audiences alike. His ability to navigate traditionally contentious topics with a flirtatiously light touch sets him apart as a comedian with a unique perspective.

As a skilled storyteller, Barry employs whimsical imagery and evocative observations to leave audiences in stitches. A sought-after closing act, he graces the stages of top comedy clubs across the UK, including The Stand, XS Malarkey, and The Frog and Bucket. His comedic talents have even taken him overseas, where his solo show in Luxembourg proved so popular that he made history as the first comedian to perform on Luxembourg TV.

Not content with just headlining shows, Barry’s affable persona has also earned him acclaim as a beloved MC. His calm and inclusive approach ensures that he effortlessly holds together quality lineups, establishing him as a reliable choice in the comedy scene. In recognition of his talents, Barry Dodds was honored with the Best MC award at the Midlands Comedy Awards in 2016.

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