Who is she?
Miss Angela Legg
I am an Edinburgh based creative person. I love performing, event organising, and supporting creatives. I'm a solo performer as persona Miss A Legg and I'm one half of comedy collaboration The Daft Duo. I currently study MLitt Theatre Studies at Glasgow University. I'm part of Glasgow's Southside Fringe Advisory Team. I am a member of The New Works Playhouse as a performer (Actor, Singer and Dancer). I can also be found in The Not-God Complex directory and as a supporting artist at All Talent Scotland.
Miss A Legg - I am a solo performer
I have appeared at comedy / cabaret / theatre / poetry / variety events - with my ridiculous rhyming, silly singing, preposterous props and dazzling dancing (often with donuts) -- DonutsAreForever!
*Performer -- I especially love comedy but I'm always up for a new challenge -- I love to sing and tap dance -- I write/devise/create my own material and collaborate with other creatives. My main passion is for stage performance at cabaret and theatre events. I have adapted to Zoom and short video projects during lockdown. I have some experience on screen for TV and film - mostly as a Supporting Artist.
*Event organiser -- I love to support creative projects and be part of making supportive platforms where creatives can develop, form networks and share opportunities.
*Other -- I have basic skills in video editing, OBS and Zoom room management
*Setting up as The Daft Duo during lockdown (2020), using self taught video editing skills to create comedy videos which have been included in the likes of Pintsize Plays with Oran Mor and the Spangled Cabaret. The Daft Duo organise and co-host alternative comedy event Alternative Interviews.
*Performing regularly as a solo performer (since 2018). I was part of A Glimmer (2021) artist support scheme run by Drunken Chorus. I got into the heats of the UK New Online Comedian of the Year competition (2020). I have appeared at Glasgow's Spangled Cabaret, Allsorts Cabaret and as headline act at Sister Petra's Sunday School.
*Performed at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival as part of Nightmares Productions' Corydon Ovium (2018) and The Full Moon Cabaret Players (2019) as well as doing solo performance spots at She Grrrowls and ACID! (2019).
*Festivals and events in various roles performing, producing, FOH and flyering. Including the Edinburgh fringe (2014-2019), HighTide festival, Minor Entertainment and many more.
*Performed at GRIPS Theatre Berlin as part of the European Theatre exchange (2015) and had my hair chopped off live onstage.
*Wrote a response play for the Theatre cafe festival (2015) after completing a writers collective mentored by Somalia Seaton.
*Wrote poems for Southbank centre's Strive festival (2015) after completing a series of poetry workshops led by Hannah Lavery.
*1st class graduate of BA Drama, Theatre and Performance at Roehampton University (2014)