Artists and Comedians
Cariad Lloyd is an actor, improviser, comedian and writer.
She made her own pilot for BBC 3 – The Cariad Show & has also appeared in Peep Show, Have I Got News For You, Qi, Give Out Girls, Crims, Cardinal Burns, DNN, Siblings, Badults, Crackanory, Toast of London, Murder in Successville & Inside No.9.
For BBC Radio 4, she has featured in The Now Show, The Cariad Radio Show, Newsjack, The Guns of Adam Riches, Sisters, Small Scenes and Sony award-winning Here Be Dragons.
She was nominated for Best Newcomer at the Fosters Edinburgh Comedy Awards for her debut solo show, Lady Cariad’s Characters. She then performed her second solo show, The Freewheelin’ Cariad Lloyd to critical acclaim at the 2012 Edinburgh Festival, despite featuring a character based on a moomin. In 2014 she won Three Weeks Editors award for Fringe excellence. She performs on the comedy circuit with her silly characters .
She has been improvising for ten years and is one of the creators of Austentatious: The Improvised Jane Austen Novel, who have had four sell-out Edinburgh Festivals, won best sketch/improv act at the Chortle awards and are currently touring the UK. She also performs in two-prov show Cariad&Paul: A Two Player Improvised Adventure. She has also guested with the Comedy Store Players, Baby Wants Candy & Showstopper.
She also teaches improv & has performed in Canada, Europe and at The UCB and The PIT in New York & UCBLA.