Daniel Piper is an author, comedian and national poetry slam champion. His debut book, Arbitrary and Unnecessary, was published in 2018. He has been seen/heard on TV/radio and tours regularly across the UK and Europe. In 2017 He came second in the World Poetry Slam Championships (first the worst second the best). His work has appeared in Terrible People Magazine, The Skinny, The Alarmist and Wallpaper Magazine, where his Instagram writing page was named a ‘must-follow account’.

 "a rare treat: one of the best creative minds in the business" wallpaper magazine "a clear front runner among up-and-coming comics" the skinny "spot-on comic timing. undeniably funny" the stage "engaging, perfectly-paced and downright funny" British theatre guide "sharply observed, with chaotic energy and charm" the scotsman "palpably awkward and purely funny" fest "eminently entertaining. decidedly one to watch" apples & snakes "brilliant" josie long there are some decent one-liners scattered throughout" the wee review "i hate that guy in the nationwide advert who delivers a crappy poem like he's giving us his hamlet" @rudemrlang