Funny Women Showcase  | Warwick Arts Centre Coventry  | Thu 15th November 2018 Lineup

Funny Women Showcase

Warwick Arts Centre in Coventry

Thursday 15th November 2018

7:45pm til 10:00pm

Minimum Age: 18

A sparkling mix of comedy featuring the brightest female talent in the Uk, showcasing the best...

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Funny Women Showcase on Thursday 15th November 2018

A sparkling mix of comedy featuring the brightest female talent in the UK, showcasing the best acts from the Funny Women Awards including 2016 winner Harriet Braine and 2018 winner Thanyia Moore.

Our amazing line-up includes:

Harriet Braine (FW winner 2016) - Winner Best Newcomer, Musical Comedy Awards 2016 - guest 'Jonathan Ross' Arts Show' (Radio 2)
'A song from Harriet Braine that perfectly articulated our feelings about Tracey Emin: who knew we needed one?' The Latest, Brighton.

Rosie Jones (FW finalist 2016) - As seen on '8 Out of 10 Cats', 'Harry Hill's Alien Fun Capsule', writer 'The Last Leg' (Ch 4) - 'Smart, mischievous, laugh-out-loud funny' Chortle.

Gráinne Maguire (FW finalist 2008) - As seen on BBC's 'Question Time', 'Daily Politics, ITV1′s 'Agenda', Comedy Central's 'Stewart Lee's Alternative Comedy Experience' -
'will teach you things about the world you didn't know you were missing.' Edinburgh Fest Mag.

Rachel Fairburn (FW finalist 2008) - Finalist in City Life Comedian of the Year, NATY'S, English Comedian of the Year & guest panellist 'Gary Delaney's 'Panel Beaters' - 'Cuts a compelling figure as a charming and sweet but doom-laden Mancunian.' Chortle.

Sian Davies (FW Regional finalist 2018) - won Hilarity Bites New Act competition 2018, written for Newsjack (BBC Radio 4 Extra) -
'Perfect timing and audience appetite for politics and challenging the status quo' Funny Women.

Hosted by Thanyia Moore (FW winner 2018) - UK Comedy circuit regular. 'matter of fact' stage persona & likability, Best Female Newcomer Black Comedy Awards 2013 -
'a style, hilarious wit, brutal honesty and flair that has made her infamous – traits which I think will make her famous ' Dane Baptiste.

The Funny Women Awards were established in 2003 and have become a key fixture on the UK's comedy calendar becoming an important launch pad for many talented performers. We will be back with a new look Awards in 2019! For more information please email

Category: Arts | Performing Arts | Comedy.

Artists / Speakers: Harriet Braine @HarrietBraine, Rosie Jones @josierones, Gráinne Maguire @GrainneMaguire, Rachel Fairburn @RachelFairburn, Sian Davies @morrisseysquiff, Thanyia Moore @ThanyiaMoore


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