17:00 – 18:00 BST, FRIDAY 3 JULY
A panel discussion exploring the challenges and benefits of being a woman in stand–up. Three brilliant comedians share their experiences from the world of comedy.
The panel will include Ellen Lilley, Masie Adams, Thanyia Moore.
Ellen Lilley is a Geordie comedian who won the International Youth Arts Award for ‘Best Comedy’ for her performance in ‘Sassy Stand up’ at the Rose Theatre Kingston. Mentored and performed alongside ‘Funny Woman’ winner Thanyia Moore she has also performed apart of Soho Young Theatre Company. Reviewed as ‘open minded and seriously funny’ by London Theatre – she covers all the ups and downs of being a young female millennial in the city. You can find her on the London circuit and keep up to date with her performances with on all social media at @ellenlilley
These live webinar sessions will take place on Zoom at the time listed at the top of this page. Please register using the link above and keep an eye on your emails as you will receive a confirmation link with the login details.
Please note, these events have a limited capacity and we ask that if you do register to attend that you let us know if you can no longer use your place so we can reallocate it to someone else.
This webinar is part of Creative Youth’s So You Wanna Work In The Arts? programme, a series of free sessions aimed at helping young people gain an insight into the professional creative industries. The workshops will be bring together experienced arts practitioners and inspiring young creatives to explore the future of the arts.
Supported by Arts Council England, Kingston Council and Kingston University.
Please note these sessions will be recorded so we can make the resources available to other young artists in the future.
Due to Covid-19 this year’s festival has been created as an online experience. We hope you enjoy the festival and are inspired by the talented artists who are adapting to these challenging times. If you would like to see more of the international collaborations that have been demonstrated during Digifest, please consider making a donation to the charity here.
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