Lynne Parker

Lynne Parker

Lynne Parker is the founder and chief executive of Funny Women. She is also a performance coach, facilitator and speaker and writes for leading newspapers, magazines and trade journals including Huffington Post and The Guardian.  Visit www.lynneparker.co.uk to find out more.

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From the Funny Women Team

A year of living COVIDly

If anybody had told me a year ago what we would achieve against all the terrifying odds of COVID, successive lockdowns, dark venues and long periods of isolation for many of us, I would never have believed where we would be now.

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Valentine Viewing

Lockdown has put us all to the test in ways we’d never considered possible. With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, if you’re locked down with your loved ones 24/7, has it impacted on your relationships?

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Bite Size Planning

When you start out in comedy, you are asked to perform your ‘best five minutes’. So, why don’t we tackle lockdown life in the same way?

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More than a competition

I’ve been watching the next stage of London Hughes’s career take flight on Netflix over the Christmas period, and reflecting on what success looks like in the world of comedy.

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