Lynne Parker is the award-winning producer who created Funny Women In 2002, now recognized as a leading community for female comedy empowering women to perform, write and do business with humour. The Funny Women Awards have changed the face of female comedy and are now in their 17th year.
The 2020 Funny Women Awards have gone ahead despite COVID restrictions and the cancellation of all live events. The final of the Stage Award took place ‘behind closed doors’ at the world-famous Comedy Store London to industry acclaim.
In addition to producing comedy shows all over the UK, including the Edinburgh Fringe, Lynne is a renowned performance coach encouraging people in business and public life to ‘stand up to stand out’.
Using techniques based on stand-up Lynne and her team of experts have developed a range of workshops and events under the HERlarious brand to improve self-confidence, develop presentation skills and build teams. Lynne’s work has empowered many women both professionally and personally to have a voice.