ELF

LYONS

EDINBURGH FESTIVAL BEST SHOW NOMINEE

MALCOLM HARDEE AWARD FOR COMIC ORIGINALITY NOMINEE

ADELAIDE FRINGE 'PICK OF THE FRINGE' WINNER

FRINGE WORLD 'BEST COMEDY SHOW' NOMINEE

BRITISH VOGUE'S '20 NAMES OF NOW'

BBC NEW TALENT HOTLIST

MAN UP - DRAG KING - FINALIST 2017

"A fantastic comedic success."
Edinburgh Festival Magazine
“Lyons has genuine funnybones – a surprisingly rare commodity even in comedy”
Chortle
"A natural clown [...] so charismatic you can't take your eyes off her"
i Paper
"This is comedy as enchantment, a show so beguiling that you don’t just love it, you somehow fall in love with it."
The Scotsman​

"Expert clowning that’s by turns charming, silly, touching and catastrophic"

The Times

“The most wonderful stand-up comedian I have seen this year.”
Young Perspective

"If you prefer your comedy going to the edge then toppling right off that edge try Lyons."

Evening Standard

Elf Lyons is an award-winning comedian, writer and theatre practitioner.

 

In the last few years Elf Lyons has gained a cult reputation as one of the most innovative performers on the UK comedy circuit - through her dynamic high spectacle shows Swan (2017), ChiffChaff (2018), Medusa (2018), Love Songs to GuineaPigs (2019), Unlikely Darlings (2020) and GORGON: A HORROR STORY (2020) - which have each performed to sold out audiences throughout the UK and beyond.

 

Since 2017 Elf has been nominated for BEST SHOW at the Edinburgh Fringe, the Malcolm Hardee Award for Comic Originality, Fringe World Perth's Best Comedy Show and in 2018 Elf won Pick of the Fringe at the Adelaide Fringe, Australia.  

She has been featured in VOGUE as one of the 'Top Names of Now', been the cover star of The Observer and The Sunday Times Culture Magazine and has written for many worldwide publications on subjects as diverse as polyamory and economics.

 

You can listen to Elf on BBC Radio 6, BBC Radio Worldwide, BBC Radio 4 alongside an array of highly rated podcasts. Listen to Elf's  episode of The Comedian's Comedian with Stu Goldsmith here!

 

In 2020 you can watch Elf on The Dog Ate My Homework (BBC), The Stand Up Sketch Show (ITV2) and Comedy Against Living Miserably (UKTV).

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For comedy & performing enquiries contact Helena Bumpus at Blue Book Artist Management.  

Tel: +44 (0)20 3696 1320 | Email: helena@bluebookam.com  

For enquries regarding voice work contact Laura Milne at The Joneses.

Tel: +44 (0)20 7253 8462 | Email: laura@meetthejoneses.co.uk

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