Girl Stand-up at Hackney Empire – Tickets just £10
Great line-up including the wonderful Jenny Eclair in the opulent Hackney Empire for just £10
Trailblazers – Queens TV of Comedy. In association with the BFI. Hosted by Jenny Eclair. A celebration of pioneering female stand up comediennes including Marti Caine, Janet Brown, Tessie O’Shey and Victoria Wood.
Screenings of rare and vintage material will be interspersed with live performance from some of today’s emerging talent as well as women at the top of their game.
Hosted by Jenny Eclair
Ellie Taylor, pictured left(Show Me the Funny, 8 Out of 10 Cats, Snog/Marry/Avoid)
Angela Barnes (BBC New Comedy Award)
Michelle De Swarte (Chris Moyles Comedy Empire, BBC3 and E4)
Rosie Wilby (Radio 4)
Plus emerging comediennes Joanne Lau and Liz Richardson
Directed by the lovely Maitre D of the Hackney Empire Susie McKenna.