10 3 / 2014
A big part of comedy is having the confidence to get up on stage and talk about your feelings. Women are way ahead of the pack because, generally speaking, we know what our feelings are.
But there’s a second piece. It’s having the confidence to feel that it’s okay to take up space. We have to be fine with the fact that people are staring at us and we’re taking their time. And if we can be more comfortable taking up somebody’s time, not only do I think that will affect women’s participation in comedy, but also in the boardroom."