Ella Woods is a comedy and podcast producer with a background in live comedy, entertainment, and with organisations including BBC Sounds, Radio 1, Comic Relief, and Soccer Aid for Unicef.
At BBC Sounds, Ella has worked as commissioning producer on true crime, comedy and scripted drama titles, and in a previous role lead communications for the hit investigation ‘The Missing Cryptoqueen’ and Peabody Award winning ‘Have You Heard George’s Podcast?’
She has been twice nominated for the BBC New Comedy Awards, and heard on BBC Radio 1, BBC Radio 2 and BBC Radio 4 Extra. She has written for BBC Radio 4 Extra’s ‘Newsjack’, and is host of First Blood Podcast – a comedy podcast on periods and puberty, featured on BBC Radio 1’s Life Hacks.
Ella’s 2018 Edinburgh Fringe show ‘Ella Woods: Wing Defence’ was named one of British Comedy Guide’s Recommended Fringe Shows 2018.
“Why don’t more women do sport, and why doesn’t women’s sport get taken more seriously? A very funny hour on a great topic – there’s so much relatable content here, especially for women. A beautifully structured show by the very likeable Ella Woods.” – British Comedy Guide
Ella co-runs VENN Comedy, an alternative comedy night at One & All Cafe, Peckham Rye, with Chloe Green (the LOL Word). You can find the latest dates and lineups by following @venn_comedy on Instagram and Twitter.