North East Comedy Hot House: Pitching Comedy with Jon Davenport

Posted on 15th May 2020 by Charlotte Nixon

Thursday 21st May, 6pm-7pm

Want to improve your comedy pitch to get you and your ideas noticed?

Our Comedy Hot House team will be teasing out some insights and practical top tips from Jon Davenport, Consultant, BBC Studios Digital Editor, Comedy and former Head of Digital at Hat Trick.

Find out about his career journey and hear his top tips for pitching comedy that’s relevant, engaging, and will get you noticed.

Got any questions you’d like us to ask? Drop us a line to, subject line: Jon Davenport Pitching Question. We’ll stop taking these 24 hours before the event, so be quick!

This webinar will be shown via Zoom. Register through Eventbrite here. You will receive an emailed link to the Zoom event 24 hours beforehand.

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This event is supported by Northern Film + Media’s Tees Valley ERDF project. Places are free but limited. You must have a Tees Valley base, be over 18yrs and be eligible to access SME support.

Northern Film + Media’s Tees Valley Screen project is funded by the ERDF through Creative Industries Business Support and Development Programme 2014-20, which is bringing over £300m into the North East to support innovation, enterprise and business support across the region. Additional funding support for this project is from Tees Valley Combined Authority and Arts Council England.

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