Blizzard Comedy presents WIP shows by Hannah Platt and Umby Winters

Blizzard Comedy is delighted to bring Manchester's Northern Quarter two brilliant new work-in-progress shows from some of our most celebrated acts. Join us on Thursday 23rd June for brand new comedy from: Hannah Platt "Voice of a new generation" and rising star Hannah Platt has already been making her mark as a comic, having been … Continue reading Blizzard Comedy presents WIP shows by Hannah Platt and Umby Winters

Thank you for coming to our first live show back after lockdown!

Contributed by Jonny Collins Well, we did it. After 20 long months of not being in a small, enclosed room yelling jokes at 20-35 strangers, Blizzard Comedy officially returned with a bang on Monday the 4th October!And oh what a show it was. Plagued with technical hiccups, performance anxiety and…well…the plague, I’d be lying if … Continue reading Thank you for coming to our first live show back after lockdown!

“My first memory is of comedy.” | Umby Winters on sharks, kittens and ten years (sort of) of comedy

How did you get into comedy? My first memory is of comedy. When I was only a couple years old, my Dad would lie on the floor of our flat in North Shields and watch whatever was on that time of night. One night it was ‘The Smell of Reeves and Mortimer’ and I don’t … Continue reading “My first memory is of comedy.” | Umby Winters on sharks, kittens and ten years (sort of) of comedy