Elf Lyons

Saturday 22/06/24
First Word Tent

Elf Lyons is an award-winning comedian, clown and theatre practitioner. With over ten years of experience working as a professional comedian, Elf aims to create work that pushes the relationship between comedy, theatre and performance art.


In 2023 Elf was listed as number 25 in The Telegraphs 50 Best Comedians of the 21st Century’ and was nominated for the Deaf Action Award for Deaf Excellence for her comedy show Heist which she de-veloped with the visual vernacular performer, Duffy.


“Praise her genius – and go” The Telegraph


“Expert clowning that’s by turns charming, silly, touching and catastrophic” The Times