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Crooked Pieces seek Writers for new Comedy Podcast

News

Crooked Pieces seek Writers for new Comedy Podcast

21st July 2014

Crooked Pieces have been producing work by female writers for the past two years, and back in the spring we decided it was time to extend our world domination plan beyond the stage and onto the airwav…

Damsel's Do's and Don'ts at The Edinburgh Fringe.

Features

Damsel's Do's and Don'ts at The Edinburgh Fringe.

21st July 2014

Oh the wonderful journey into the Scottish countryside for four weeks of hiking, resting, taking in the mountains, meditative views…oh no wait it’s the Edinburgh Fringe. As a past frequen…


                                                                                    
                                
 
 

                                  REAL FUNNY WOMEN AWARD

                                                                 IN ASSOCIATION WITH REFUGe

                                                                                          

 

2013 real funny women award winner: jeanette hawkins

 

WHat is the real funny women award?

The Real Funny Women Award looks for those innately funny females in our lives who use their natural comedic flair to get through the most adverse situations, and whose humourous and spirited approach to life is a true inspiration to others.

Past winners of this Award include Kris Hallenga, founder of the breast cancer awareness charity CoppaFeel, whose humourous approach to charity work has been a very real inspiration to others. This year's winner, Jeanette Hawkins, was nominated by her daughter Kimberley, who watched her mother suffer domestic violence at the hands of her father and stepfather for nineteen years. Despite this, Jeanette still manages to show a sunny disposition and excellent humour, which makes her a much-loved individual and a true inspiration.

2013's Award saw us raise funds and awareness for domestic violence charity Refuge.

 

the lucky nominee will receive...

-  Two VIP tickets to the Funny Women Awards Final in London, plus a pre drinks reception at The Groucho Club

- A stay for two at a swanky London hotel, courtesy of Benefit Cosmetics

- A Benefit Cosmetics 'Pamper day,' complete with Benefit goodies

 

REGISTRATION FOR NEXT YEAR'S FUNNY WOMEN AWARDS WILL OPEN IN MARCH 2014

 

Funny Women Awards Semi-final- Salford Quays

Awards

Funny Women Awards Semi-final- Salford Quays

19th July 2014

The Funny Women Awards have been promoting female comics for over a decade, and we’ve seen some fantastic acts pass through our doors who are now major names on the comedy circuit including Kath…