“Courtney worked with me on my professional bio as well as an essay exploring the experience of collective joy. Her editing was exactly what I needed to tighten up my writing and make it flow. I really appreciated her ability to create space and lighten the density of my work – it simply opened up and breathed after she got her hands on it. I recommend her to anyone with copy editing needs. She’s thoughtful, thorough, and capable of helping you find your voice on paper.”
All Jane Comedy Festival (Travel Portland)
“For years, Portland comedian Stacey Hallal heard two common refrains in the industry: “All female comedians are the same” and “I can’t find female comedians.” So in 2012, she launched the All Jane Comedy Festival (formerly “All Jane No Dick”), a multi-day showcase of female comics.
“I started the festival to showcase how many different voices there are in comedy who are women, and to make them more visible,” says Hallal. “The best compliment I get is when people come out of a show and say, ‘Wow, they were all so amazing and all so different.’” Read full article on Travel Portland. h