About Debs

Debs Wardle is a comedy writer and voice artist who drinks a lot of tea. And when we say “a lot”, we mean alarming quantities.

For info on upcoming performances, etc, plus exciting* news on Debs’ writing and general activities, you can follow her on twitter here and facebook here.

For a list of comedy things wot Debs has written, please scroll down or use the menu links at the top of this page.

* “Exciting” may be an exaggeration….


6×30 Radio & TV Sitcom

If you’d like more information on any of the below, please do get in touch.


Untitled Project – the year is 1086 and two cunning women are merrily using witchcraft to con unsuspecting travellers in rural North Devon.

Caught Betwixt – a workaholic project manager is ripped away from her neatly structured existence as her micro-management skills are the only thing that can end a magical war in the Fae Realms.

Changeling – a radio comedy series which follows a woman who, on her 36th birthday, is informed that she’s a faery who was swapped at birth with a human.

– Performed (rehearsed reading) at Blackwell’s Bookshop, Oxford, 25th April 2019.


Domesday – a TV comedy series set in 1086 about four men travelling across Devon gathering information for the Domesday Survey whilst trying not to fall foul of any local witches, ghosts, or pixies.

– Performed (rehearsed reading) at Baron’s Court Theatre, 2nd December 2018.

– Extract selected and workshopped at 2018 London Screenwriter’s Festival Actors Table Read

Henge – a TV comedy series about four young people trying to get to grips with adulthood during the Neolithic answer to Bestival.

Erf – a TV comedy series about a mild mannered ice-cream man who unexpectedly finds himself on a space station in orbit around Earth several millennia in the future.

– Extract selected and workshopped at 2017 London Screenwriter’s Festival Actors Table Read

Life After Uni – a TV comedy series about three recent graduates trying to get used to a confusing world where weekday hangovers are frowned upon and people get pregnant on purpose.


Again, please get in touch for more information.

Vamps – In this one-hour comedy stage play, problems start to arise for four female vampires when several boxes of letters come to light and it’s revealed that one of their former lovers is less deceased than he ought to be.

– Extract performed (Rehearsed Reading) at Page to Stage London, 22nd November 2017

– Longlisted for the Bread & Roses Playwriting Award 2018/2019

– An adapted version of Vamps is now available as a Podcast – you can listen over here.

Rooms – In this 40 minute comedy stage play, a singer and her PA find themselves trapped in a grotty hotel while a storm rages outside. If that weren’t bad enough, they inadvertently get on the wrong side of the two inept spies in the room next door.

– Performed (Rehearsed Reading) at Barons Court Theatre, 25th August 2018


Debs has written a lot of sketches, so these are just a small sample – all of which were recorded live at Baron’s Court Theatre on 2nd June 2018. If you’d like more info, please get in touch.

(Many thanks to Sam for kindly recording these and to the brilliant cast for being, well, brilliant!)


The Danish – You’re stuck in a meeting room for another hour with nothing left to talk about and there’s only one Danish Pastry left.

Laura – Claire Wood , Phil – Simon Balcon, Alice – Victoria Ashford, Kelly – Emma Zadow


I Would Do Anything For Love (But I Won’t Do That) – When a simple request from boyfriend to girlfriend turns into an argument. (Written as part of the 28 Plays Later challenge)

Fred – Simon Balcon, Mary – Victoria Ashford


Left On The Shelf – Being in possession of some juicy gossip is difficult when you’re a shelving unit. (Written as part of the 28 Plays Later challenge)

Tracy – Emma Zadow, Belinda – Claire Wood , Ryan – Simon Balcon


Dating – You’ve been sent on your first ever internet date, your palms are sweating, and there’s only so much wine in your glass. (Written as part of the 28 Plays Later challenge)

Dani – Claire Wood , Lucy – Victoria Ashford


Lunchtime – Eating your sandwiches whilst a colleague berates you is a lot of hassle on your lunchbreak. (Written as part of the 28 Plays Later challenge)

Jenny – Emma Zadow, Elisa – Claire Wood , Maria – Victoria Ashford