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Penny Tangey


Stay Well Soon (young adult fiction, UQP 2013)

Clara in Washington (young adult fiction, UQP 2011)

Loving Richard Feynman (young adult fiction, UQP 2009)


Penny Tangey stepped into the stand-up comedy scene after winning the Victorian final of Triple J’s Raw Comedy Competition in 2001. Since then she has performed regularly in Melbourne, been involved in many festival shows, including the prestigious Comedy Zone and has also appeared on Stand-up! on ABC TV. Penny was a 2006 recipient of a Brian Macarthy Memorial Award (Moosehead) for her show Kathy Smith Goes to Maths Camp.


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