Writer, performer and creative producer
“(I)...am not exaggerating when I say that she possesses a rare quality – a combination of stage presence, wit, intelligence and honesty – that I don’t come across too often.”
Michael Pollock, Musical Director, Second City LA.
“...had the crowd crying in hysterics. Definitely an act that cannot be missed.”
Jenny Wynter is an internationally award-winning stand-up comedian, cabaret artist, actor and screenwriter who has performed throughout Australia, Canada, the USA and the UK.
She has trained and performed in improvisation and sketch comedy writing with some of the world’s best, including Second City, Gary Austin (founder of The Groundlings, LA) and Loose Moose Theatre (Canada).
Her debut solo cabaret won Best Variety Show at United Solo Festival, NYC, the Award for Excellence in Cabaret at Melbourne Fringe Festival and was nominated for a Green Room Award for Cabaret Writing. She won the ABC iView Pitch Perfect Competition for a web series Viking Mama based on her live rock opera of the same name, the prize of which sent her to a Writers Residency at Marseille WebFest.
Jenny’s first comedy web series “How Me Parent Good: And You Can Too!” won awards at Palm Springs International Comedy Festival and Worldwide Women Film Festival. She also participated in Queensland’s AFTRS Talent Camp.