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Funny Women 'Stand Up to Stand Out' Workshop - Introductory

Funny Women 'Stand Up to Stand Out' Workshop - Introductory

1st November 2014

Enjoy working with other women for a fun packed two hours. Find out how a humorous approach to life can be empowering with this introduction to the techniques of stand up.  Even if you don’t fancy yourself as a performer the ‘take away’ is self confidence and enhanced communications skills.

"Thanks for a fabulous experience I had a wonderful two hours! I was also blown away by your lovely comments I really never expected anyone to think I had any talent! The experience has inspired me to think maybe I could do the Comedy Challenge."

11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. £49.50 for two hours

*NEW WORKSHOP VENUE*

St James Theatre Studio12 Palace Street London SW1E 5JA Tel. 0844 264 2140

To reserve your place for the above date please email info@funnywomen.com putting 'INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP' and date in the header.

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Funny Women Improv Workshop - Intermediary

Funny Women Improv Workshop - Intermediary Funny Women Improv Workshop - Intermediary

15th November 2014

Have you ever wished that you could improvise your way out of a situation?  How to think, move and speak in the moment is an amazing skill to have for your personal and professional life.

Join the Funny Women Players for the second of our improv workshops.  If you have already taken part in our Introductory Improv Workshop, this will add some gloss to your performance and enhance your skills.

As before we will focus on the techniques of comic improvisation and for those of you with some experience, this workshop will give you some further insight into how the best improvisers work together. Unmissable!

Saturday 15th November 10.30am - 1.30pm

£65.00 for three hours

*NEW WORKSHOP VENUE*

St James Theatre Studio, 12 Palace Street London SW1E 5JA Tel. 0844 264 2140

To reserve your place for the above date please email improv@funnywomen.com putting 'INTRODUCTORY WORKSHOP' and date in the header.

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Feeling Funny Being Human

Feeling Funny Being Human Feeling Funny Being Human

21st November 2014

What can humour tell us about being human?

To what extent is humour a feature of being human? Do we learn to be humorous or is it something we are born with? Can computers create humour? Do animals have a sense of humour? Do animals find other animals humorous?

This event will explore these questions from a number of different engaging perspectives. During this interactive event there will be will be opportunity to use The Joking Computer, software that can build millions of jokes, there will be a comedy improvisation performance by the Funny Women Players based on suggestions from the audience on the topic of humour and ‘being human’ and lively panel discussions.

Speakers include: Dr Merideth Gattis (School of Psychology, Cardiff University); Max Kinnings (Head of Creative Writing, Brunel University, novelist and screenwriter); Lynne Parker (founder & chief executive, Funny Women); Dr Brett Mills (Film and Television Studies, University of East Anglia); and Dr Graeme Ritchie (Department of Computing Science, University of Aberdeen).

Full details HERE.

Date: Friday 21st November 

Time: 4.00 to 7.00pm

Venue: Antonin Artaud Theatre, Brunel University London, Kingston Lane, Uxbridge UB8 3PH

ADMISSION FREE - PREBOOKING RECOMMENDED.

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Funny Women 'Stand Up to Stand Out' Workshop - Advanced

Funny Women 'Stand Up to Stand Out' Workshop - Advanced

6th December 2014

If you've enjoyed a previous workshop with us and want to learn more, or you are a more experienced performer looking for extra polish and guidance, this is the workshop for you. We've fine tuned the format based on feedback to bring you this longer and more intensive training session.

"Really enjoyed the session – I appreciate the space you provide to develop and nuture women’s dreams and mad ideas!"

"Thank you so much for making this possible, I think I am going to get addicted to your workshops. I found Saturday not only very enjoyable but a valuable opportunity  to share with others the importance of comedy. Book me in for the lot!"

Please contact the office on 020 8948 4444 or email info@funnywomen.com for details about workshops or coaching.

Date: Saturday 6th December 2014

Time: 10.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. £65 for three hours.

Venue: Leicester Square Theatre Studio, 6 Leicester Place, WC2H 7BX.

To reserve your place for the above date now please email info@funnywomen.com putting 'ADVANCED WORKSHOP' and date in the header. Once we have confirmed availability, please pay via the link below.

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Funny Women 'Stand Up to Stand Out' Workshop - Introductory

Funny Women 'Stand Up to Stand Out' Workshop - Introductory

7th February 2015

Enjoy working with other women for a fun packed two hours. Find out how a humorous approach to life can be empowering with this introduction to the techniques of stand up.  Even if you don’t fancy yourself as a performer the ‘take away’ is self confidence and enhanced communications skills.

"Thanks for a fabulous experience I had a wonderful two hours! I was also blown away by your lovely comments I really never expected anyone to think I had any talent! The experience has inspired me to think maybe I could do the Comedy Challenge."

11.00 a.m. - 1.00 p.m. £49.50 for two hours

Leicester Square Theatre Lounge Studio, 6 Leicester Place, WC2H 7BX.

To reserve your place for the above date please email info@funnywomen.com putting 'FUNNY WOMEN WORKSHOP' and date in the header.

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