bruce morton image


bruce morton photo
Photo by Iain McLean

occasional stand up comedian


January 2015

The Stand Comedy Club, Edinburgh.


The Stand Comedy Club, Glasgow.

MC duty for "The Bright Club" at The Stand, Glasgow.

MC duty at Rutherglen Town Hall.
Featuring Jo Jo Sutherland and Michael Redmond



The State Bar, Glasgow - with Les Sinclair and Rod Hunter.

The State Bar with Andrew Learmonth
and The Greater Shawlands Republic.
Detail and tickets here

Yesbar, Glasgow.



Sound & Vision

Assorted vid clips on the site's video page here.

I wrote a play called Rain. It was broadcast on BBC Radio Scotland. The actors are Ford Kiernan and James Young.
It's a 28 minute black comedy with a twist. Download it here
(mp3 file 38.4mb) 

The #1 Loch Ness Monster Experience
A 5 minute play written by Andrew Learmonth for the National Theatre of Scotland. Andrew kindly asked me & Karen Fraser to play the parts.

Online music station Radio Magnetic still carries a funky little music mix I made. You can hear it here.


Gesture and commentary of the highest class
The Observer

Supremely talented and imaginative
Time Out

Morton is not so much re-writing the rulebook as throwing it away
The Independent

The Herald

Devastatingly funny - wry and poignant
The Scotsman

Quite simply one of the best and most genuine humourists
The Express




The Greater Shawlands Republic is a satire cabaret run by me and by Andrew Learmonth. We seek autonomy for the southside of Glasgow.

GSR YouTubeChannel

Facebook GSR

Twitter GSR

Here's trombone maverick Ed Whitley at one of the GSR gigs.