Jill Edwards
The UK's leading Comedy Coach

Over twenty-five years of teaching stand-up Jill has trained some of the UK's top comedy writers, performers and award winning television comedians, including Romesh Ranganathan, Shaparak (Shappi) Khorsandi, Shazia Mirza, Francesca Martinez, Jimmy Carr and his agent Hannah Chambers. Brighton's own Seann Walsh and Angela Barnes. Writer Toby Whithouse and bestseller Jenny Colgan. 

Jill Edwards offers a range of welcoming, engaging, fun comedy courses for all - from absolute beginners to veterans looking to develop their skills - in Brighton, or wherever you are in the World..

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Jill Edwards Comedy Workshops

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Jill Edwards blazed the trail by creating her original groundbreaking UK stand-up comedy course at London's City Lit in 1994. In 1996 Time Out's Malcolm Hay hailed Jill's comedy course as "the place to go for anyone with serious hopes of getting their act together." Her City Lit stand-up comedy classes also received a special mention from Ofsted. Jill has gone from strength to strength over 25 years creating innovative stand-up courses, fresh comedy training and exciting comedy nights both nationally and Internationally. Jill moved to Brighton and blazed the trail again in 2005 by creating the original and the best Brighton stand-up comedy course, and Comic Boom comedy club, at multiple award winning comedy venue Komedia Brighton. 

In twenty-five years of corporate training Jill has shown a wide range of professionals across the board how to use humour to deliver confident, memorable and engaging presentations that stand out from the crowd, including Imperial College, Oxford University and the Home Office.

Jill Edwards Comedy Workshops Established since 1994. 


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