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Ray BRADSHAW (Scotland)

Scottish comedy award winner


Ray Bradshaw is one of the brightest and most exciting acts on the UK Comedy circuit. He has performed sell out solo festival shows in Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Adelaide Fringe , and Melbourne International Comedy Festival.

Over the past year Ray has received rave reviews for his ground-breaking show ‘Deaf Comedy Fam’. The show sold out its run at the Edinburgh Fringe, went on to win the Innovation Award at the Adelaide Fringe 2018 and be nominated for Best Comedy at Perth Fringe. The show was the worlds’ first comedy show performed in both sign language and English by the performer and allowed hundreds of deaf people to come to a comedy show for the first time.

Ray has numerous radio credits under his belt with BBC Scotland and Radio 4, as well as recently being the tour support for Ardal O’Hanlon and Frankie Boyle on his 2019 tour.

“Has a clear comedy gift“ – Edinburgh Evening News ★★★★

“Bradshaw is raucously funny … captivating, funny and sharply executed“ – ★★★★★

“funny and fascinating… one in six of us will lose our sense of hearing. Deaf Comedy Fam proves it doesn’t mean you have to lose your sense of humour” – The Scotsman ★★★★

“this years most groundbreaking show“ – ★★★★

“I grinned from ear to ear for the entire hour“  – Voice Magazine ★★★★

★★★★ – Ed Fest Mag



Best Show – Scottish Comedy Awards 2018

Oustanding Achievement – Scottish Comedy Awards 2018

Scottish Culture Award 2018 (first comedian ever to win it)

Innovation award – Adelaide Fringe 2018