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Viv Gee

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Contact: viv.gee@me.com
Local authority: Glasgow City
Languages: English
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Viv Gee (also known as Vivien Grahame) is a Glasgow-based performance poet, comedian, actor, writer and workshop leader. She has taught stand-up comedy and poetry to many adult groups over the years but has also worked extensively in schools, leading CPDs and classroom workshops in both performance poetry and issue-based themes using drama and stand-up.

She has co-written and directed award winning theatre in education shows for Kickstart Theatre Company and has is a lecturer in Stand-Up Comedy at Strathclyde University. She was also a co-writer and performer in the six part sit-com The Gates for BBC Radio Scotland.

Current events and projects:

Recent workshops and events include:

(Photo credit: Simon Forsythe)

Local authorities can visit

Aberdeen City; Aberdeenshire; Angus; Argyll and Bute; Clackmannanshire; Dumfries and Galloway; Dundee; East Ayrshire; East Dunbartonshire; East Lothian; East Renfrewshire; Edinburgh City; Falkirk; Fife; Glasgow City; Highland; Inverclyde; Midlothian; Moray; Na h-Eileanan Siar (Western Isles); North Ayrshire; North Lanarkshire; Orkney Islands; Perth and Kinross; Renfrewshire; Scottish Borders; Shetland; South Ayrshire; South Lanarkshire; Stirling; West Dunbartonshire; West Lothian

Events can deliver

Performance; Reading; Workshop; Professional development, CLPL or CPD

Audience can work with

Adult learners; Care-experienced people; Carers; English as an additional language (EAL); Adults with additional support needs; People experiencing mental health problems; People living with dementia; Prisoners & young offenders; Vulnerable young people (under 18); Vulnerable adults; Vulnerable older people; Young people in the community (e.g. Youth clubs, Guides, Scouts); Young people with additional support needs (under 18) (ASN/SEN)

Topics of work

Comedy, humour & funny books; Performance training

Age groups published for

Children; Teens; Adults

Age groups can work with

3-5; 6-8; 9-11; 12-14; 15-18; 18+

Audience size

0-10; 11-30; 31-100; 100-500; 500+