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Funny Women Live in Dublin

May 20 @ 8:00 pm

€20

FUNNY WOMEN

hosted by CHATTERBOXX

featuring

EMMA DORAN • DIRTBIRD SUE COLLINS • SINEAD QUINLAN • AOIFE DOOLEY

BARBARA SCULLY • MARIA MCKENZIE (AKA NO SPRING CHICKEN) • JESSICA SMITH

Whelan’s Main Venue • Mon 20th May 2024

Funny Women is a leading female comedy community. Since 2002, its founder Lynne Parker has created a vibrant, collaborative community of like-minded women and the annual Funny Women Awards have launched a few comedy headliners along the way and act as an incredible showcase for the best and brightest of comedy talent across stage, screen and page.

Funny Women are delighted to present ‘Funny Women Live in Dublin’ standup comedy show hosted by ChatterBoxx, comedy writers Orla Doherty and Val Troy. ChatterBoxx promises another exciting line-up of the best comedy talent. The show will be headlined by the amazing Emma Doran and will include DirtBird Sue Collins, Cork’s finest Sinead Quinlan, author & broadcaster Barbara Scully and Aoife Dooley will make her comedy comeback. Maria McKenzie (aka No Spring Chicken) will moderate a cheeky panel discussion, and Jessica Smith will provide the music.

TICKETS

€20 available online from Whelan’s – fees €2 per ticket.

Strictly over 18′s, I.D. may be required.


AFTER THE GIG

Whelan’s Silent Disco from 10:30 pm – 2 DJs, just pick the one you like best (€5 cover charge), plus Late Bar.


CONNECT

FUNNY WOMEN: Website | Facebook | Instagram | Youtube

CHATTERBOX: Instagram

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25 Wexford Street
Dublin 2, D02 H527 Ireland
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Comedy Shorts Award Entry Requirements

The deadline for registration for the Comedy Shorts Award has passed.

Funny Women NextUp…Comedy Shorts Award

Are you a budding Director? Producer? Screenwriter? Are you collaborating with friends to make a funny video? Then we are looking for YOU!

If you have a short film or sketch that you think is hilarious, then enter your work for our Comedy Shorts Award to be in with a chance of winning some life-changing support and mentoring from comedy professionals.

WHAT KIND OF FILM ARE YOU LOOKING FOR?

A 1- 6 minute film that can take the form of anything comical. It’s a great opportunity to show us your creative flair and have fun!

WHO CAN ENTER?

This award is open to all women filmmakers and content developers. The film must be an original narrative created, produced and devised by a woman, or women, although male cast and crew members are allowed.

ARE THERE ANY ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR MY FILM?

Yes – we require all films to be 6 minutes or under, to be entirely original dialogue, to not feature brand logos and most importantly, to only use music with the written consent of the performer and/or publisher either personally or via the PRS system https://www.prsformusic.com/ .

WHAT WILL YOU DO WITH MY FILM?

We will broadcast selected entries on our Funny Women YouTube channel and social media (so keep an eye out) and the top 10 finalists’ films will also hosted on a dedicated Funny Women Comedy Shorts Awards page on our website. We will also broadcast the final 3 entries as part of the grand final night.

HOW IS IT JUDGED?

Films are judged for production, concept, delivery/performance, creativity, writing and overall funniness. The top 10 films are then viewed by an independent judging panel of top television and film industry professionals who will choose one overall winner and two runners up. The final three will be invited to attend the grand final in London on the 23rd September.

WHAT CAN I WIN?

2021 Funny Women Awards Prizes

The deadline for registration for the Comedy Shorts Award has passed.

If you need further information please contact us here