At 45, Chris Ryan should be a proper person but she somehow forgets how to walk normally in a posh hotel foyer or keep mean thoughts inside her head. Have you ever chucked an awkward party to try and drum up new friends? Has your Mum ever suggested that three generations of women in your family wear matching skirts at Christmas? Can every bad idea be forgiven if you thought it would be nice?
Best Newcomer, Sydney Comedy Festival 2019.
She seems to be one of those rare comedians that are so good at what they do, and so comfortable doing it, that they make comedy seem easy. She commanded the attention of the room effortlessly; she evoked waves of laughter without so much as a sweat. – BMA Magazine, 2019.