Will Rowland

About Will

Will Rowland is a comedian, actor and director. For his stand-up, Will has been a finalist in multiple comedy competitions including Leicester Square Theatre New Comedian of the Year, as well as acting in sketches for BBC Three and Pulped. As a director, Will has worked with a number of acts, including some of the best reviewed shows of the Edinburgh Fringe 2023.

Will is one half of the double act Crizards, whose two live shows Cowboys (2022) and This Means War (2023) attracted considerable critical acclaim. Crizards have appeared on Dave’s Question Team, Sky News and the BBC- who filmed them singing a song to Gordon Ramsay (he didn’t like it). They were shortlisted for the BBC New Comedy Award and runners up in the Leicester Square Theatre Sketch Off competition.

As Will Rowland:

‘twisted around the conventions of comedy’ - Chortle

‘laid back charm that won the audience over completely’ comedytowatch

As Crizards:

★★★★ “Real freshness” The Guardian

★★★★ “Entirely ridiculous” The Telegraph

★★★★ “Impossible to leave without a very large grin” Broadway Baby

★★★★ “Hugely enjoyable” The List

★★★★ “Perfectly tuned comedy” Entertainment Focus

★★★★ “Comedy gold” The Skinny

★★★★ “A bundle of joy!” Edinburgh Festivals Magazine

★★★★★ “An absolute delight” Broadway World

★★★★★ “A comedy triumph” The Reviews Hub

★★★★★ “Essential Fringe viewing” EdFringeReview

★★★★★ “The funniest show I’ve seen at the Fringe this year” North West End


CRIZARDS: COWBOYSSelfSoho TheatreJordan Brookes
CRIZARDS: THIS MEANS WARSelfPleasance TheatreJordan Brookes
PULPED: BAD TECHDinerPulpedMax Clendaniel
QUESTION TEAMSelfInterstellarBarbara Wiltshire
CRIZARDS: QUICKSANDCowboyDaddy's SuperYachtBenjamin Sutton