Celebrating Women World-Wide On International Women’s Day!
NLOWE’s 2021 International Women’s Day Event
The Business of Comedy with Sheila Williams
For March of 2021, we enjoyed an uplifting International Women’s Day virtual celebration, featuring a motivational talk and musical performance by renowned Newfoundland celebrity Sheila Williams.
A proud Newfoundlander and renowned celebrity in her province, Sheila Williams has been performing for 30 years. Included in her list of credits are: singing, acting, conference hosting, motivational speaking and her favorite, comedy.
Sheila is able to weave all of these abilities into a unique tapestry which will entertain your audience while compelling them to think differently. Sheila is a founding member of Spirit of Newfoundland and has been involved in countless productions.
Some highlights of her career include producing and performing her own sold out shows in 2018 and 2019! Producing and performing an online show in 2020. Travelling to Ireland to perform Nunsense in the Light Opera Festival for which she received the Adjudicator’s Award. She has performed with Simon Cotter (Just for Laughs), and has also acted in commercials for television and radio.
Outside of performing, Sheila has just started a new apparel company called Sensible Gear! Sheila has a degree in Music Education from the Memorial University of Newfoundland and a degree in Music Therapy from Capilano University, British Columbia. She believes in the healing powers of music and humour and is presently working as a Music Therapist. Sheila is the honored recipient of the 2012 Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Commemorative Medal for her Cultural Contribution to Canada.
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