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Demystifying Management

14/04/2021 @ 7:00 pm 8:30 pm BST


Management: what does it represent?

Join us as we bust the myths around representation and discuss exactly what is artist management? And more importantly, what it can look like and how to find the best fit for you.

Our panelists will be talking you through their experience and expert advice on using PR and social media to best present your image/brand, and Daisy Francis is here to answer all your questions on management and representation. Also featuring PR wizz, Vix Leyton and twitterer extraordinaire, Samantha Hannah.

Daisy Francis (She/Hers/Her) Founder and Agent at Daisy Francis Comedy Management. Born in Leeds and based in Edinburgh, Daisy is passionate about building a stronger sense of community and support within the industry. If you would like to learn more about her, visit www.daisyfranciscomedymanagement.co.uk or follow DFCM on Twitter @DFCManagement.

Samantha Hannah As seen in their Lockdown Netflix Comedy Special How to Find Happiness (in a Year). Funny Women Best Show Award 2019 (Finalist). Oxfringe Hob Goblin Award 2011 (WINNER). Scottish Comedian of the Year 2011 (Finalist). Comedy Cafe New Act of the Year 2011 (Finalist). Joker’s Joker of the Year 2011 (Finalist).

Vix Leyton As well as working as a stand up comedian, promoter and host of Leicester Comedy nominated podcast ‘The Comedy Arcade’, Funny Women course alumni Vix Leyton has been leading award winning PR programmes for over 12 years, working in-house at household name brands like Confused.com and Virgin Media.

Tickets are PWYW with a minimum £1 donation.

Funny Women is a not for profit; Community Interest Company and provides a centre of excellence for comedy skills and training to enable a stronger representation in mainstream comedy through performance, new writing and creative development. It runs workshops, comedy courses, outreach events, and provides strong community engagement.