Esther Manito

Esther started stand up completely by accident two years ago as she just wanted an excuse to get out the house. Esther’s observational stand up takes you on a whirlwind tour of what life is like for an Anglo/Arab mum of two who is trying to take on hate speech…..Esther also is a writer and has contributed to the publication “Don’t Panic l’m Islamic”. In two years Esther has become a So You Think You’re Funny Finalist 2017. Bath Comedian of the year FINALIST 2017.  Winner of  the comedy store’s KING GONG 2018. Winner of the black out @Up The Creek Comedy Club 2018. Listed as a ‘One to Watch’ by – funny women 2016 and a Funny women regional finalist 2018. Amused Moose SEMI FINALIST 2018.  Leicester Square Comedian of the year SEMI FINALIST 2016/2017.  Esther was a BBC new comedy award nominee in 2016/2017.

A lot of hair and a lot of talent” (Bruce Dessau)
In taking cultural observations and making them universal, Esther has a rare brilliance” – Bidisha (BBC broadcaster)

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