Jill Edwards has a proven, continuous track record in the stand-up comedy business, and over 25 years experience as a comedy industry insider. She has worked professionally across all areas of the stand-up comedy business both nationally and internationally. Jill has trained some of the UK's leading international comedy industry professionals, including agent Hannah Chambers, television writer Toby Whithouse and award winning television comedians, including Jimmy Carr, Shappi Khorsandi, Seann Walsh, Angela Barnes and Romesh Ranganathan.
Jill also works with national and international new rising comedy stars through her UK comedy club "Comic Boom" at Komedia Brighton and online comedy show "Comic Boom Live!." Jill's a comedy industry expert panielist for the Chortle Comedy Conference and a regular nominating comedy club promoter as well as a judge for the bigger UK stand-up comedy competitions. She also runs her own "Komedia New Comedy Award" stand-up comedy competition in association with comedy writer Victoria Nangle and Brighton's Komedia. Jill has produced comedy shows for the Eindhoven Comedy Festival, taught stand-up comedy in Greece, chaired a panel at the International Comedy Conference, and specialises in one to one online comedy tuition and mentoring stand-up comedians at every stage of their comedy careers, regardless of where they are in the World.
In an online private comedy lesson with Jill she will give you comedy industry insider advice and practical individual feedback to help you move up to the next level of your stand-up career. Whether it's creating a show, improving performing confidence or comedy writing skills, clarifying your unique comic voice, developing your online comedy content, improving your knowledge of the comedy circuit or just getting an ouside expert eye on your stand-up comedy career and how to progress.
One to one online stand-up comedy lessons with Jill are completely confidential. They're specifically for performing comedians at all stages of their careers, whether you're a television regular or in your first year of gigging on the comedy circuit in the UK and/or Internationally.
Professional comedians can also book a more informal "career chat" with Jill. She will help you to create a clear Action Plan and turn this current stressful time into a time of unique opportunity.
If you haven't started out in stand-up comedy yet it's best to learn the basics first on Jill's stand-up comedy courses or intensive comedy courses at Komedia Brighton. Or on Jill's online International comedy course.