Desiree Burch: Work In Progress

Presented by Desiree Burch

The breakout star of Netflix's 'Flinch' and BBC's 'The Mash Report'" and 'Live At The Apollo' brings a new hour of authentic and acerbic comedy. As seen on ‘Have I Got News For You’ (BBC), ‘Qi’ (BBC), ‘Frankie Boyle’s American Autopsy’ (BBC) and ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’ (Channel 4).

***** Scotsgay
**** The Scotsman
**** The Guardian

22:00 03 Feb
Studio - The Vaults, Leake Street
1hr 00m
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About the company

Desiree Burch

Desiree Burch is a comedian, writer, solo performer, actor and NY-to-London transplant. She has been seen on ‘Have I Got News For You’ (BBC), ‘Qi’ (BBC), ‘Frankie Boyle’s American Autopsy’ (BBC), ‘8 Out of 10 Cats’ (Channel 4), ‘Live at the Apollo’ (BBC), ‘The Fake News Show’ (Channel 4), ‘Officially Amazing’ (CBBC), Frankie Boyle’s New World Order (BBC), ‘The Mash Report’ (BBC2), ‘The Russel Howard Hour’ (Sky One) and ‘Before the Morning After’ (NBC/SeeSo).

She’s been heard as the voice of Pamela Winchell on #1 international hit podcast ‘Welcome to Night Vale’, as well as ‘The News Quiz’ (BBCR4), The Now Show (BBCR4), ‘It’s Not What You Know’ (BBCR4) and on podcasts like ‘The Guilty Feminist’, ‘Made of Human’, ‘Dumb White Guy’, ‘Friends Like Us’ and ‘Writing Excuses’.


Director: Sarah Chew

Press & Reviews

‘The funniest comedian I have ever seen in person. She left me breathless with laughter’– Scotsgay

"A Comedian deservedly on the rise" - The Guardian

“Desiree Burch is such a funny, frank, eloquent, entertaining and perceptive raconteur... positively poetic.” – The Scotsman

“A larger than life New Yorker... who brought the roof down” – The Independent