Pippa Evans is the extremely versatile and equally talented comedian, best known for weaving her musical abilities into her shows to create a fabulously funny performance. After studying Drama and Theatre at Birmingham University she embarked on a comedy career and has kept audiences laughing ever since. If you require an entertainer, host or comic, Pippa is guaranteed to be the highlight of your occasion.
A core member of ‘Showstopper! The Improvised Musical’, Pippa is part of the group who takes the audience’s ideas and turns them into a musical masterpiece in an instant with a completely improvised show. Serving as the artistic director from 2018 to 2019, Pippa lead the show to great success with a critically acclaimed West End run, an Edinburgh Fringe must-see recommendation and an Olivier Award. Quick-witted comedy combined with musical flair and audience interaction has skyrocketed Pippa’s career as an improvisation performer and comedian.
A regular at the iconic Edinburgh Fringe Festival, Pipa made her solo debut in 2008 where she showcased her characterisation abilities with her show ‘Pippa Evans 7 Other Lonely People’. Receiving rave reviews, she was also nominated for the Best Newcomer at the Edinburgh Comedy Awards, before returning in 2009 with her own variety show. One of Pippa’s most recognisable sketches is the wild drunk, Loretta Maine. In 2010 she performed an entire show at the Fringe as the character, where she was yet again met with an outstanding response.
In addition to her work at theEdinburgh Fringe and in improv musicals, Pippa is often seen showcasing her comic abilities on the small screen. From ‘Tonight at the Palladium’ to ‘Drunk History’, ‘Fast and Loose’ to ‘Live at the Electric’ Pippa has proven her versatility. Not just a multi talented performer, is also recognised as an exceptional writer, having written a mini-musical for Jack Whitehall and acted as the dramaturg on 9 to 5: The Musical, in the West End.
A talented performer, with an experienced career, Pippa Evans continually receives rave reviews from her audiences and the media. Not limited to stand up, she has proven her strength in all aspects of performance from improvisation to audience interaction and musicality, making her the ideal entertainer for events.