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Shazia Mirza is back on the road with an extended run of her re-written show 'Coconut' which was nominated for 'Best Stand-Up Tour' in C4's National Comedy Awards. It is presented as a 60min. performance, which can also be programmed as a 90min. show with an interval to suit the venue.

Shazia is an award winning British stand up comedian and writer who works internationally. She has performed stand-up shows world wide including; Europe, US, Asia and the Far East. Her sell out tours include; Norway, Sweden, Denmark, France, Germany, Switzerland, India, Pakistan, Singapore, Indonesia, China, Hong Kong, Cambodia and Kosovo. Listed by The Observer as one of the 50 funniest acts in British comedy, Shazia's writing has won her the prestigious PPA Award's 'Columnist of the Year’ for her writing in The New Statesman. Other publications she writes for include; The Guardian, The Financial Times, the Daily Mail, New Internationalist, the Chicago Tribune, the Big Issue and Loaded magazine.

Shazia’s TV work includes; 'Pilgrimage - The Road To The Scotish Isles' (BBC), 'Celebrity Mastermind' (BBC), ‘QI’ (BBC), ‘The Jonathan Ross Show’ (ITV), ‘Rhod Gilbert’s Growing Pains’ (Comedy Central), ‘Celebrity Island with Bear Grylls’ (C4), 'Sorry I Didn't Know' (ITV) ‘Travel Man’ (C4), Top Gear (BBC), ‘The One Show (BBC), ‘Celebrities v Child Genius’ (C4), ‘Celebs In Solitary’ (C5), ‘Loose Women’ (ITV), ‘The Late Late Show’ (RTE) ‘Have I got News for You’ (BBC) and ‘The Wright Stuff’/’Jeremy Vine’ (C5) as well as the ever popular ‘F*** Off, I’m a Hairy Woman’ (BBC).

Other TV credits Include: ‘Amanpour’ (CNN), ‘60 Minutes’ (CBS), ‘Last Comic Standing’ (NBC), ‘The World Stands Up’ (Paramount Comedy), ‘Tipping Point Lucky Stars’ (ITV), ‘Pointless Celebrities’ (BBC), ‘The Dog Eat My Homework’ (BBC), ‘Larry Grayson: Shut That Door!’ (ITV), ‘Muslim Driving School’ (Voiceover BBC), ‘Beautiful People’ (BBC) ‘Richard and Judy’ (C4) and ‘28 Acts in 28 Minutes’ (BBC).

As an Actor Shazia has starred in the feature film 'Arifa' and the TV Movie 'Splitting Cells', sitcoms; 'Beautiful People' and 'The Vessel', as well as a number of shorts. See full IMDb credits.

Radio Appearances include; ‘The Graham Norton Show’ (BBC), ‘My Teenage Diary’ (BBC), ‘Elephant In The Room’ (BBC), ‘Loose Ends’ (BBC), ‘The Infinite Monkey Cage’ (BBC), ‘The Museum of Curiosity’ (BBC), ‘Quote Unquote’ (BBC), ‘Steve Wright in the Afternoon’ (BBC), ‘The Now Show’ (BBC), ‘Arthur Smith’s Comedy Club’ (BBC), ‘Saturday Live’ (BBC), ‘Midweek’ (BBC), ‘Woman’s Hour’ (BBC), ‘With Great Pleasure’ (BBC), ‘Between Ourselves’ (BBC), ‘A Good Read’ (BBC), ‘Vanessa Feltz Show- Pause For Thought’ (BBC), ‘The Frank Skinner Show’ (Absolute Radio) ‘The Craig Ferguson Show’ (SiriusXM).

 

★★★★  “A fearless comedian… thoughtful and thought-provoking…
               funny and illuminating”
  Evening Standard

★★★★  “Shazia Mirza is provoking laughter and large intakes of breath once
                 again…
brave and urgent”. The Daily Telegraph

★★★★  “A vital show, deftly handled, rammed with provocation. As brave a
                 piece of
comedy as you’ll see” Mail on Sunday

★★★★  “The bravest thing you’ll see on a comedy stage this year...
                a remarkable finale”
The Sunday Times

★★★★  “At this moment in time – post-Brexit, post-Nice, post-Orlando – it’s on
                point, chilling and superb”
The Skinny

★★★★ She’s effective at getting under your skin…  strikes a blow" Metro

 

DOWNLOADS:
Press Images                             'Coconut' New Tour

'With Love From St. Tropez'      'The Kardashians Made Me Do It'

 

'Coconut' 2021/22 Tour Shazia Mirza on The Jonathan Ross Show ITV

Shazia Mirza on The Late Late Show RTE Shazia on Tour 2018

 

 

 

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