Olga Koch does stand-up comedy onstage and creates cathartic performance art in the privacy of her own home. She has trained at the UCB Theatre in New York, as well as
Olga Koch does stand-up comedy onstage and creates cathartic performance art in the privacy of her own home.
She has trained at the UCB Theatre in New York, as well as the Soho Theatre and the Free Association in London.
In 2018, she was nominated for Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards for her debut hour, Fight. Fight was directed by Charlie Dinkin, produced by Berk’s Nest and originally performed at Pleasance at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.
In 2019, Olga performed her second solo Edinburgh Fringe show, If/Then, at Monkey Barrel. If/Then was also directed by Charlie Dinkin and also produced by Berk’s Nest. Come see If/Then on tour in 2020! (please)
Olga has appeared on Mock The Week, The Now Show, Pls Like, The Blame Game, BBC Arts Hour & your little brother’s dreams.
★★★★-Fest Mag, ★★★★★-Funny Women, ★★★★-Three Weeks
Start Time: We recommend joining at 7:30pm (UK time) to ensure you’re set-up for an 8pm start.
Each gig lasts around 50-60 minutes.
About the Chortle Book Festival
The NextUp Comedy Festival is a unique and curated comedy festival not limited by distance – sit back, and dial in to some of the most exciting names in stand-up. Learn more about how the magic happens here.
(Sunday) 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm