Erich is a stand-up comedian and writer. Originally from Seattle, he moved to the UK in 2000 and in 2007 collected his British passport.
His latest show at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, (US) Electile Dysfunction, received numerous four and five star reviews and was a hit with audiences.
Erich is a regular on the comedy circuit appearing at top clubs in the UK and in Europe.
TV AND MEDIA APPEARANCES
Erich has appeared on Sam Delaney's NewsThings, BBC Breakfast, Newsnight, Sky News and Five News. He has been heard talking comedy and politics on BBC Radio Scotland's 'Breaking the News', BBC Radio's 'Moral Maze', BBC 5 Live, BBC Surrey, BBC Berkshire and regularly on TalkRadio.
Erich’s writing has appeared in The Independent, Huffington Post, The Herald in Scotland and Saga.
★★★★★ “This is political stand-up at its best.” BroadwayBaby
★★★★ “Brilliant observation.” Chortle
★★★★ “An American by birth, but British at heart.” ThreeWeeks
“Well worth it, even if you’re not in the least bit political.” Edinburgh Evening News
“A box worth ticking.” Metro
“Smart, sharp, endearing comic.” The List
EDINBURGH FESTIVAL FRINGE
2016 - Solo Show “Erich McElroy’s (US) Electile Dysfunction
2015 - Solo Show “Erich McElroy’s Imperfect Guide to Picking the Perfect President”
2014 - Solo Show “The British Referendum”
2012 - Debut Solo Show “The Brit Identity”