“Debs Gatenby is a genius and one of the most hilarious tragedies I’ve ever laughed at. Go see her show. I did and I’ve got the tear stains to prove it!”
Justin Bond, KIKI of the legendary KIKI and HERB,
Actor and Tony nominated performance artist
Show Reel viewable below:
Fucked Up Club at Duckie: “If you can’t get what you want…stop fucking wanting it.”
Stand-up 2003 – 2012
Binge Thinking / Debs Gatenby is Hysterical
- Queer Contact
- Finalist: Babycham Funny Women’s Competition.
- Compere & regular performer, Laughing Cows, Manchester.
- Support to Alan Carr Slug and Lettuce, Manchester.
- Solo Stand-up, Amy Lame’s Pom Pom International, Various Venues.
- Duckie, London.
- Cabaret Heaven, Hebden Bridge.
- Edinburgh Fringe.
- “Fame Cost’s. The Traverse. Edinburgh Fringe 96.
- First ever performer at Duckie with Tina C. Vauxhall Tavern, London.
- Tina C’s Comedy club Screamers. Soho. London.
- Graham Norton. Madam Jojo’s. London.
- Tina C. Komedia. Brighton.
- Amy Lame. Cafe de Paris. London.
- Solo Show. Queer Up North. “Twinkle is trashed” Greenroom. Manchester.
- Amy Lame’s Show. BBC Radio. London.
- Gay Sweatshop. Caberet Show. Lyceum. Sheffield.
- Divine David’s “Viva Apathy” Various London Clubs.
- Women’s Comedy Night. Wow Bar. London.
- London Pride. Cabaret Stage. 97
- Host. Caberet Stage. Mardi Gras. Manchester.
- Set up Comedy Club GAG as part of Queer Up North.
- Divine David. Transmission. Manchester.
- Angel Valentine. “Fame Cost’s”. Queer Up North. Greenroom. Manchester.
Mind and Body Conference, Leeds, April 2013
Guest speaker, performing excerpt from Hi, Anxiety
Work in progress delivered as part of Shortcuts Queer Festival.
See: The Good Review
TedX Bradford, December 2012
Street theatre, Fettle of Kitch Company
Flying Solo Finalist, Contact Theatre, February 2012
Opportunity to develop pitch for one woman show
National Express, Contact Theatre 2008 & 2011
Reviews of the 2011 production can be found here:
Working Man’s Club, Latitude Festival 2010
Supporting artist in Christopher Green’s installation
TV…..Presenting and Extra work
- Presenter, As Twinkle, The Village, Channel 4 Production.
- Presenter, As Twinkle, The Street. Polari Productions, Channel 4
- Solo Stand-Up Showcase for new comics.
- Funny Women Channel 4.
- Regular performer Pyjama Party with Katie Puckric, Granada TV.
- Cracker, extra
- Prime Suspect, extra
- Emmerdale Farm, extra
- Coronation St, extra
- Brookside, extra