Loretta Maine, a sexy and psychotic American country and western singer-songwriter, is the alter-ego of Pippa Evans, a massively talented comedian, actress and singer.
Nominee: Chortle Awards: Sketch Variety or Character Act 2009
Nominee: Chortle Awards: Best Newcomer 2009
Nominee: if.comedy: Best Newcomer 2008
Winner: Funny Women Fringe Awards: Best Newcomer 2008
Runner-Up: Hackney Empire New Act of the Year 2008
Finalist: Nivea Funny Women Awards, 2008
The Wrong Door (BBC3, 2008)
Bigipedia (R4, 2009)
Arthur Smith’s Balham Bash (R4, 2009)
Newfangle (R4, 2009)
4 Stands Up (R4, 2009)
The Scotsman said "searing talent as a comic writer, actor and versatile singer"
Evening Standard said "Murderously funny "
Time Out said "Fabulously talented. Her brilliantly realized comedy shows maturity well beyond her years. Her psychotic yet sexy American singer is a thing of hysterical beauty. "
The Guardian said "Evans's ability to create compelling comedy out of disturbing emotions means the attention she's getting is very much deserved. "