About Us

Gloucester Comedy Festival is the UK’s newest celebration of all things funny. November 2016 will see some of the best comedians – including many household names – descend on the historic city.


Simon Griffiths
Festival Director

Simon has been working in and around the comedy circuit for a number of years, founding the Comedy Coalition in Plymouth, then bringing his clubs to the Cotswolds and London. As well as comedy, Simon’s company (Siparium Entertainment) manages corporate events and offers consultancy services across a number of industries.

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