Andrea Gibbs

Andrea Gibbs is the co-creator of Barefaced Stories & core comedian at The Big HOO-HAA! impro comedy group. She began improvising in 2002 with The Big HOO HAA! and has since played in the Australian National Theatresports Championships (Sydney) and trained with Keith Johnstone at Loose Moose Theatre Company (Canada). In 2005 she began stand-up and took out the crown for best newcomer in the Raw Comedy State Final. She was then selected to perform in Melbourne International Comedy Festival’s showcase show ‘The Comedy Zone’ the following year and hasn't looked back since. As an actor, Andrea has performed with Perth Theatre Company, REAL TV, Black Swan and Barking Gecko. Her film/TV credits include Very Small Business (ABCTV), The Stepmonster (Nickelodeon), My Year Without Sex (2009) & Cookie Crumbles (2013). In 2010, Andrea studied storytelling in New York with teacher Margot Leitman (UCB Theatre & The MOTH) before returning to create Perth’s most exciting storytelling show, Barefaced Stories. She has also worked alongside Brian Finkelstein from Los Angeles (The MOTH, UCB, Ellen) helping him produce his show 'Three Strikes' at Fringe World 2012 in Perth, Australi

Web site:
http://www.andreagibbs.com.au

Performances

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