Latest Best Comedy Nominee Brighton Fringe 2016  

Audience Choice Awards Nominee Brighton Fringe 2016  


Funny Women Finalist 2015


Brighton Comedy Festival Squawker Award Finalist 2015

‘★★★★★ This show should sell out at venues with ten times as many seats. please come back next year, Unmissable 5 star show!’
— Comedy Coroner - Edinburgh Fringe 2016
‘★★★★ A darkly funny Show’
— Funny Women - Edinburgh Fringe 2016
‘Neat plot, five well-rounded characters. Wonderfully daft and dark.’
— The List - Edinburgh Fringe 2016
‘Postlethwaite’s natural and subtle performances are best suited to these darker moments.’
— ScotGay Magazine - Edinburgh Fringe 2016
‘★★★★ Jane Postlethwaite’s Made In Cumbria is absolutely hilarious. The audience were in stitches!!’
— Broadway Baby - Brighton Fringe 2016
‘Allows her crepuscular comical Northern charm to shine though and throw some serious shadows’

— Gscene Magazine 2016
“Bloody brilliant. Loneliness and breakdown has never been funnier!”

— Julian Caddy, ‎Managing Director at Brighton Fringe about Made in Cumbria 2015
‘Fascinating & compelling. A wonderfully entertaining experience’

— Fringe Review
“Surprisingly dark Cumbrian observational commentary”

— Latest Magazine
“Made In Cumbria is an ear worm of comedy, enjoyed in the moment and continuing to occupy the mind well after the fact.”
— Vicky Nangle - Entertainment Editor for Latest Magazine
“If you love Julia Davis and The League of Gentlemen you will love Made in Cumbria”

— - Marc Abraham, TV vet, animal welfare campaigner & founder of Pup Aid 2015


BBC Comedy Award Heats 2018

Guest host on BBC Radio Cumbria Friday Night Showcase 2018

BBC Radio 4 Inbox - Puppet Lady Character 2018

Women in Comedy Short Story 3rd Place award 2016

Latest Best Comedy Award Nominee at Brighton Fringe 2016

Audience Choice Award Nominee at Brighton Fringe 2016

Voice of several characters in ‘Don't Worry; It's Only the End of the World’ a post-apocalyptic radio sitcom written by Alfie Shaw 2015

Brighton Comedy Festival Squawker Award Finalist 2015

Funny Women Finalist 2015

Best Female Performer Nominee at Brighton Fringe 2014 for Latest Festival Awards



★★★★ Funny Women - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

★★★★★ Comedy Coroner - Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Fringe Review - Recommended Show Edinburgh Fringe 2017

Cumbria Live - Thank you to all Cumbrian support for Edinburgh success

★★★★★ Comedy Coroner - Edinburgh Fringe 2016

★★★★ Funny Women - Edinburgh Fringe 2016

The List- Edinburgh Fringe 2016 Review

ScotsGay Magazine - Edinburgh Fringe 2106

Broadway Baby ★★★★ Review of Brighton Fringe show Made in Cumbria 2016

Gscene Review- Brighton Fringe Review of Made in Cumbria 2016

Cumbria Live - Cumbrian upbringing has shaped career for stand-up star Jane

Cumbria LIve - Comic Jane tells Edinburgh tales that were Made In Cumbria

Broadway Baby Review of the Home Grown Special Edition Made in Cumbria 2016

Funny Women Feature 2016 - Funny Women Alumni

Funny Women - The Spectacular Podcast is launched

Brighton Style Magazine - Night of comedy with the Bad Book Project Brighton: Rising Star of Local Comedy Scene

The Argus "Hove comedian could be funniest in the country" Funny Women Finalist September 2015

Radio Reverb Comedy Social talking about the Bad Book Project with Lulu Baker & Sam Savage July 2015

Cumbria Life Magazine June 2015

Fringe Review - Brighton Fringe review of Made in Cumbria 2015

The Argus - Brighton Fringe 2015 line up is announced

Radio Reverb Comedy Social with Lulu Baker April 2015

Juice FM Brighton Nights with Boogaloo Stu 2015

Cumbria Crack 2015

Viva Magazine April Edition 2015

The Argus Ultimate Brighton Fringe Guide 2015

Interview with Behind the noise podcast

Funny Women Finals 2015

Interview about women in comedy