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Oxfordshire Mind Comedy Gala

Tickets £27

Headshots next to each other of Chelsea Birkby, Rachel Parris, Abi Clarke and Alex Farrow

Oxfordshire Mind and Jericho Comedy are taking over Oxford Playhouse for their annual Comedy Gala! Check out the line-up below!

Raising money for the vital support Oxfordshire Mind offers those with mental health problems, don’t miss this hilarious event of belly laughing comedy!


Rachel Parris

Rachel is a BAFTA Nominated comedian, musician actor and improviser, best known for her viral segments on BBC2's The Mash Report.

She has appeared on Live At The Apollo, Mock The Week, QI and Would I Lie To You.

"Beautifully crafted and performed...tears of laughter" The Guardian

Abi Clarke

Abi is a stand-up comedian who took to the internet in 2020 and achieved remarkable success.

Named as one of the eleven comedy stars of the internet (The Independent), her viral sketches have been shared by the likes of Buzzfeed, LadBible, Good Morning Britain and BBC One.

“Hilarious and relatable” The Independent

Alex Farrow

Mr Saturday night himself, Alex is the resident host of Jericho Comedy’s weekly Saturday night shows.

His quick wit, smooth charm and controlled MCing have helped Jericho Comedy gain a reputation as one of the best comedy clubs around (Chortle Award Best Comedy Night in the region - 2019 & 2020).

As heard on BBC Radio 4’s Comedy Club Extra.

“Practically perfect in every way” The Scotsman

Chelsea Birkby

Chelsea talks frankly and funnily on the nature of mental health.

She has written for Mock the Week and featured in the top 20 jokes of the Edinburgh Fringe 2022 (The Telegraph & The Times).

”Star in the making Chelsea Birkby is no stranger to these galas and is a real talent”Oxford Mail