Wimborne Minster Folk Festival | Comedy


New for 2017, we're introducing a night of Comedy to the festival! Come along and laugh out loud on Friday 9 June to Welsh comic Noel James, Polly Morris and... could it be you on stage? Find out more below...

Tickets are just £5.00 and are also included in our Friday & Weekend Passes, in case you wanted to see more of the festival! Tickets and passes are on sale now Online, at Wimborne Tourist Information Centre (01202 886116) and from the Allendale Centre, Wimborne.

Noel James

Noel James at Wimborne Minster Folk Festival 2017

For eight years, Noel has performed comedy throughout the UK. He does it for a living and has performed at all the major clubs and festivals.

Polly Morris

Polly Morris at Wimborne Minster Folk Festival 2017

If you could imagine the love child of Bill Bailey and Victoria Wood that would be Polly Morris.

Tammy Sleet

Tammy Sleet at Wimborne Minster Folk Festival 2017

Tammy Sleet has found herself in Wimborne via Israel, England, Wales, The North, Germany, and Wales.

Sunjai Arif

Sunjai Arif at Wimborne Minster Folk Festival 2017

Sunjai doesn't exactly know what he's doing, but he's found himself as part of our comedy competition finalists, whether it was intended or not.

Matt Roseblade

Matt Roseblade at Wimborne Minster Folk Festival 2017

Matt may indeed be an ex-shepherd, but he still managed to round up enough support to get him through to our comedy competition final.

Wayne Lawrence

Wayne Lawrence at Wimborne Minster Folk Festival 2017

Wayne Lawrence has already won a number of new act competitions with his dry deadpan humour, topical and observational comedy...

Join the Line-up

We're looking for local people who think their funny enough to join our comedy line-up! Our new comedy competition Laugh Out Loud will be taking place in Wimborne between the end of April and beginning of May. More details about the competition and how to apply are available on our Laugh Out Loud Competition page.