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Abigoliah Schamaun

Comedian, Yogi, Whiskey Enthusiast.

Abigoliah is a US-born, UK-based stand-up comic and Bikram yoga instructor who started her stand-up (and yoga) career while living in New York.

She has been named one of the "Top 5 Up and Coming Female Comedians" by The List and won the Moth Story Slam in NYC. She has also been a guest on The Comedians' Comedian Podcast hosted by Stuart Goldsmith and recently appeared in the 2nd season of Comedy Central’s I Live with Models.

Don't Be Put Off By The Perfect Instagram Yogis. Some Of Us Drink Beer Too

I'm thick-legged and a bit overweight. In class or on social media I'm not the lithe, beautiful, blonde woman bending herself in half with complete serenity and ease. I'm the chubby girl with the shaved head in the corner spilling out of her yoga shorts, red-faced and sweaty as I fold myself into whatever position is being taught at the moment.
22/06/2017 15:07 BST