In 2017, Jonny Awsum was broadcast to huge acclaim on the nation’s biggest-rating ITV show, Britain’s Got Talent. Performing alongside Ant & Dec, Jonny won a standing ovation from the theatre audience, a unanimous vote of approval from the judges and was seen by 11 million TV viewers. Jonny made it all the way to the Live Semi-Finals, where he performed a musical extravaganza with David Walliams. Jonny loved the whole experience, his profile received a well earned boost, and his performances on the show have been viewed more than 30 million times on YouTube.
“Brilliantly inventive.. you went to town.. we couldn’t want for anything more!” – David Walliams
“One of the more memorable contestants”– Radio Times
A comedic whirlwind, Jonny has a special feel-good brand of musical comedy. He is the gag slinging guitar hero – audience members don’t just leave entertained, they leave as fans. He exploded onto the professional comedy scene with a crowd-pleasing set that’s seen him perform his special feel-good brand of musical comedy around the world rising quickly to be one of the most sought after headline acts on the UK circuit.
Jonny Awsum has been traversing the UK and indeed the World, armed with an impressive arsenal of jokes and his trusty guitar. He’s a must for comedy clubs, as his crowd-pleasing set sees Jonny regularly ending his sets to standing ovations and demands of an encore. He’s captivated audiences internationally from Cyprus to Slovakia, Austria to Hong Kong – he has captivated audiences at every kind of venue from tiny comedy clubs to arenas and is now coming to a comedy club near you!
“Jonny Awsum positively smashed this musical comedy show, taking the audience all the way with him. It’s a dead simple, but absolutely cracking show. That’s entertainment” Chortle
“Awsum’s exuberance is infectious, pumping out into the crowd and lifting everyone’s spirits… totally frivolous” The List
“Delivers an hour of musical comedy with plenty of laughs and the sort of thing musical theatre PR people call the ‘feelgood factor’.” Broadway Baby
“He’s awesome!” Time Out
“Guaranteed to lift your spirits.” The Mirror