Meet Canberra’s bravest and boldest new comedian.

Emma Holland (above, centre) is ACT finalist in the 2018 RAW Comedy National Grand Final.

Emma has walked the comedy high wire, tested her skill and stamina through heats and semis, and is ready and raring to put her best foot forward for the final of Australia’s largest national open mic competition.

If she wins, Emma will land herself a trip to the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, where past competitors including Tom Ballard, Hannah Gadsby, Ronny Chieng, Josh Thomas, Celia Pacquola, Luke McGregor, Demi Lardner and Luke Heggie made their marks.

The RAW Comedy National Grand Final will be held at Melbourne Town Hall on Sunday 15 April, more info here.