Elicit Theatre Company: Femmetamorphisis ★★★
Feminism / Theatre

Elicit Theatre Company: Femmetamorphisis ★★★

Elicit Theatre Company: Femmetamorphisis ★★★ A true Fringe venue, The London theatre is loveably shabby and inscrutably tiny. Femmetamorphisis is the brainchild of Sharron Spice; writer, director and actress. In her shocking pink body stocking she led the audience into a touching domestic scene of female solidarity, over every generation, every race, creed or sexuality … Continue reading

Hotting Up: Anti-Freeze Festival
Music / Poetry / Theatre

Hotting Up: Anti-Freeze Festival

Hotting Up: Anti-Freeze Festival  In the heart of pierced navels and dread-locked hair, a borough of boho-chic split level maisonettes versus haute homelessness; the Anti Freeze festival took place at Camden’s Fiddler’s Elbow. This was a six-day festival showcasing the wacky and wonderful from Anne Pigalle’s soulful sexuality to The Caraways youthful gumption, there was … Continue reading

FRINGE BEST IN SHOW 2014: Richard Marsh: Wingman ★★★★★
Comedy / Edinburgh Fringe Reviews / Poetry / Theatre

FRINGE BEST IN SHOW 2014: Richard Marsh: Wingman ★★★★★

Richard Marsh: Wingman: FRINGE BEST IN SHOW 2014 ★★★★★ People often talk of poetry as having a certain emotional ambiguity; the lyrics, the rhyme is to be interpreted dependent on the emotional state or integrity of those hearing or reading it. And so, with verse plays, Shakespeare or otherwise, a certain loftiness from the audience can … Continue reading

REVIEW: Unbound Productions: Travesti ★★★★★
Edinburgh Fringe Reviews / Feminism / Theatre

REVIEW: Unbound Productions: Travesti ★★★★★

Unbound Productions: Travesti ★★★★★ This is the most affecting piece of theatre I have ever watched. As I write, my hands can barely keep up with the thoughts rampaging through my mind like bulls in a china shop. This piece collates the stories and experiences of six young women, spoken by six men in suits. … Continue reading

REVIEW: Hennessy and Friends: Murmurs ★★★★
Comedy / Edinburgh Fringe Reviews / Theatre

REVIEW: Hennessy and Friends: Murmurs ★★★★

Hennessy and Friends: Murmurs ★★★★ Combining extremely dark humour, slapstick, character comedy and much more, this golden trio, Miranda, Steve and Dave bring the audience into their realm of madness. Often in sketch shows, the transitions from skit to skit can be a little laboured; this one flowed like a fertile lady. The show felt … Continue reading