Taylor Glenn


Taylor Glenn is an award-winning American writer and comedian based in London. A former psychotherapist, Taylor studied and performed improv and sketch comedy at Gotham City Improv in New York before relocating to the UK, where she started doing stand-up comedy professionally. After winning the Welsh Unsigned Stand-Up Award in 2010, she went on to perform in nine countries and all over the UK. She now lives in North London with her husband and three-year old daughter. Her new comedy show A Billion Days of Parenthood premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe 2016.

Taylor has written for and contributed to The Guardian https://www.theguardian.com/profile/taylor-glenn and various BBC radio programmes, including the comedy panel show What’s the Story, The Digital Human series, and the one-off Artiness of Naughtiness. Taylor also co-developed and presented a Channel 4ip-backed digital documentary pilot for Perfect Motion Pictures, and has written a children’s sitcom pilot for Machine Productions.

Website: http://www.taylorglenncomedy.com/

A Billion Days of Parenthood

Writer and performer of this live comedy show that premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe 2016 before touring.

“Frequently hilarious, consistently on the nose” ★★★★Fest Magazine

“It’s funny, it’s dark, it’s sad. Everyone in the room loved it and you will too!” ★★★★★ Arts Award Voice

“Funny, perceptive, smartly observed” ★★★★ Three Weeks

“Turns any aspect of parenthood into laugh out loud comedy – clever stuff. She’s like the Joan Rivers de nos jours” ★★★★ Bath Chronicle

Reverse Psycomedy The Gilded Balloon
Writer and performer of debut comedy show at The Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2012, preceded by a tour of UK theatre venues
Thing Beginning With M Arcola Theatre / Omidaze Productions
Compere/MC/Co-writer of the play celebrating women. Dir: Yvonne Murphy.
TV Comedy:
‘The Joys of Motherhood’ Sketch Comic Relief
 Serious Business What Larks Productions
Original comedy pilot – optioned/ in development
Co-written with Stephanie Kemp
Chaos at the Glee Goldrush Productions
Sketch comedy pilot (writer/performer/co-producer)
World According to Mya Machine Productions
Original children’s comedy pilot
What’s the Story Tidy Productions / BBC Radio
Writer/Guest Panelist
 Artiness of Naughtiness BBC Radio
 The Digital Human Series BBC Radio
And Then She Said A Funny Thing Crooked Pieces Podcast
Writer of Precision Dating – ninety second comedy sketch. One of 18 chosen out of a total of nearly 600 entries
Head Squeeze BBC Online
Writer and performer of sketch segment for the BBC Online channel
TV in development:
Shrunk Original TV comedy pilot about a reluctant psychotherapist whose life could use some analysis of its own
(writer – spec script)
BodyMap Perfect Motion Pictures / Channel 4 /4ip
Winner of the Welsh Unsigned Stand Up Award, Cardiff Comedy Festival 2010
One to Watch, Funny Women Awards, Edinburgh Fringe Festival 2010
Semi-Finalist, Loaded Laftas 2011