Laura Burns is a writer, filmmaker, and comedian based in the Boston area. Her essays and poems have appeared in The Rumpus, Funny not Slutty, and Out of Stock. Laura has performed at comedy venues across the country, including appearances at the Women in Comedy Festival, Funny Women Fest LA (where she screened web series, Cooking Alone), Philly Sketchfest (with sketch group Friends of Gertrude), and NYC Improvfest.

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WICF Daily: Spotlight: Laura Burns

Written & published by WICF Daily | Laura Burns is a comedian and writer based just outside Boston in Arlington, Massachusetts. She is well known around New England for her diverse set of talents, which recently culminated in her 40-minute solo variety show Burns! at ImprovBoston’s Sketchaus. At Bates College in Lewiston, Maine, she performed improv with… Continue reading WICF Daily: Spotlight: Laura Burns