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Jeez Louise

A celebration of women in comedy 

Jeez Louise turns 12 this year, and we’re again proud to present events across the festival as part of Comedy ConFAB: Conversation and events for people serious about their comedy.

Jeez Louise: Rachel Berger, Kate McLennan and Jess Perkins   

The Comedy Festival is turning 30, and to celebrate Jeez Louise is looking back and looking ahead, assessing what has (and hasn’t) changed for women in comedy. What needs to change? Who is opening the door for whom?   Comedy is as subjective as ever, but has the landscape matured?  

Panelists (festival debut):
Rachel Berger (1988)
Kate McLennan (2002)
Jess Perkins (2015)  

Monday 11 April, 6.15pm (75mins)
The Wheeler Centre
Tickets: FREE! Bookings essential, wheelercentre.com

Jeez Louise: The Guilty Feminist (podcast)
Deborah Frances-White and Sofie Hagen

Ever felt like you should be better at feminism? Join Sofie Hagen (DNK) and Deborah Frances-White (UK) for a special podcast recording. Sofie, Deborah and guests discuss topics ‘all 21st Century feminists agree on’ while confessing the insecurities, hypocrisies and fears that underlie their lofty principles.

Details here.