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Lorna Shaw - Comedy Biography
Lorna Shaw is a comedian, writer, actor and improviser.
Her TV and Radio credits include ‘Plebs’ ITV2, 'The Midnight Beast' E4, BBC Comedy Feeds 'Life Guru' and 'Newsjack' on BBC Radio 4 amongst others.
Lorna's stand-up comedy celebrates the ‘average' in all of us. Her eminently relatable material examines how very few of us are extraordinary and how...that’s not such a bad thing.
A gifted comic improviser, Lorna performs regularly at the Free Association on one of their in-house teams, 'My Brother Jose’. A talented musician too, she fronts a comedy band for children, ‘Small Laces’.
She is also one half of critically acclaimed comedy duo, That Pair, who have sold out both Edinburgh and Brighton Fringe and the Soho Theatre. Together they have appeared on Radio 4's 'Sketchorama' and were Funny Women Awards finalists 2012.
★★★★ "Pure comedy genius…Lorna is an exceptional talent show is going places"
- Funny Women
★★★★ "Expect off-beat brilliance"
- The Times
“Slick and skilled… she’s fantastic”
"Some of the sharpest, most imaginative new writing”
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