Writer. Comedian. Performer.
As a satirical columnist, comedic playwright, sketch writer and viral hit stand-up poet, Funny Women Content Creator Award Finalist Martha MacDonald is an original new voice in comedy.
Martha is a credited writer on the first series of BBC Radio sketch show 'DMs Are Open' and she has also written for a number of publications including Country Life Magazine.
Having recently written and performed her first stand-up show 'SHELL' - an homage to her pet tortoise - Martha is now working towards a UK tour.
SHELL - Jersey Arts Centre
Comedy writer, poet and performer Martha MacDonald has a very noisy head… and an excruciatingly quiet tortoise.
Martha debuted her one-woman-show SHELL - a whirligig of stand-up comedy, oversharing, poetry and heavily tortoise-themed therapy at the Jersey Arts Centre on 11 June 2022.
Listen: Martha on 'Into Words'
Martha chats to 'Into Words' podcast host Becky Lancashire about the power of comedy poetry, her own (lacking) sense of coolness and her comedic ambitions.