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Jo is an actor, comedian and writer.

Watch her new showreel here

She will be performing her current stand up show PECULIAR regularly throughout 2019. Here’s a teaser from the first preview.

Jo’s debut comedy book ‘iScream’ reached No.17 on Amazon and  continues to receive rave reviews. For a hard copy click paperback.

A short comedy film ‘Spinster’  she wrote, directed and performed, as her character Mary Magdalene, won the ‘London-Worldwide Comedy Festival’s Best Shorter Short’ in 2018.

She has written, produced and performed five, four star, Edinburgh Festival shows and was a ‘So You Think That’s Funny?’ Finalist.

Jo’s a big hit with the kids too. Her children’s books ‘Standing on Custard’,  ‘A Squirrel’s Tail’ and ‘Molly, Chip and the Chair’, are available via www.standingoncustard.com 

She also loves radio and podcasts she co-presented on Fubar with Lucy Porter, JLC and Mark Dolan. She likes nothing more than chewing the fat as a guest too and has been heard on the radio waves as a guest on Geoff Lloyd’s Absolute Radio show and his podcast Reasons to be Cheerful with Ed Miliband.


“A force to be reckoned with. Brilliantly funny, and this heartwarming show will leave you with a smile on your face many hours after you leave the theatre.”Everything Theatre

“Had the audience in stitches from start to finish.”

Edinburgh Reporter

“Highly Recommended Show. Burke is a talented, creative performer, she is charming and the audience cannot help but love her.”

Fringe Review

“Miranda Hart has strong competition. A talented performer with some wonderful impressions up her sleeve. I am looking forward to more work from this great comedienne”

Remote Goat

“Burke is clearly very talented, oozing charm and confidence.”

Broadway Baby