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Ilayda Arden is a London based creative working predominantly in theatre & comedy. 

Over the years she's created, performed in, produced and dramaturged work for Soho Theatre, The Vaults, Southwark Playhouse, Theatre 503, The Pleasance Edinburgh, Sommerset House, Assembly Edinburgh and more.

In 2015, Ilayda won the Deutsche Bank Award for Creative Enterprise for her work with Block Stop on By The End of Us.


In 2020 Ilayda was nominated for the Funny Women Awards in both Stage Comedian and Short Film categories. 

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2010 - present
2010 - present
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