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:
- Adult Stand-Up Comedy Classes, University of Strathclyde
- Adult Stand-Up Comedy Classes Ultra, Comedy Comedy
- Drama workshop, Ferguslie's Got Talent Show
- Comedy workshop, Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
Recent workshops and events include:
- Best Medicine Comedy workshops Culture Café
- Easterhouse Scottish Young People Poetry Slam Facilitator
- Poetry workshop Wigtown Festival
- Various poetry and stand-up performances
(Photo credit: Simon Forsythe)