Culture

1 July 2017

Glenn Moore Discusses His New Show 'The Very Best of Belinda Carlisle'

Glenn Moore’s new stand up show ‘The Very Best of Belinda Carlisle’ will be at the Just The Tonic @ The Tron for the month of August so we caught ...

30 June 2017

Terry Alderton Discusses His New Show 'All Crazy Now'

Terry Alderton’s new comedy show ‘All Crazy Now’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard Cabaret Bar for the month of August so we caught up with him for a quick ...

30 June 2017

Eshaan Akbar Discusses His New Show 'Not For Prophet'

Eshaan Akbar’s debut stand up show ‘Not For Prophet’ will be at the Gilded Balloon Turret for the month of August so we caught up with him to get to ...

29 June 2017

Dominic Holland Discusses His New Show 'Eclipsed'

Dominic Holland’s new stand up show ‘Eclipsed’ will be at the Voodoo Rooms Ballroom at 4.40pm for the month of August on the Free Fringe. We caught up with him ...

28 June 2017

Ben Fogg Discusses His New Show 'How I Won Best Newcomer 2017'

Ben Fogg’s debut stand up show ‘How I Won Best Newcomer 2017’ will be at the Pleasance Courtyard – Below for the month of August for tickets go to www.edfringe.com. ...

27 June 2017

Andy Daly Discusses His New Show 'Monsters Take Your Questions'

Andy Daly’s debut Edinburgh Fringe Comedy show - Monsters Take Your Questions will be at the Gilded Balloon Wine Bar for the month of August for tickets go to www.edfringe.com. We ...

26 June 2017

Samantha Pressdee Discusses The Inspiration For Her New Show 'Back 2 Basics'

My psychologist Vivienne once said to me “Sometimes compassion is grabbing someone by the scruff of the neck and pulling them out of the fire.” I literally had to do ...

23 June 2017

Review: Seriously Dead, Parr Hall Warrington

Seriously Dead is set in the sleepy little town of Olwinskirk. As extraordinary things start to take place Betty, Albert, Billy and the local undertaker- Tristan de Winter all find ...
22 June 2017

Lauren Gauge Discusses The Inspiration For Her New Show 'The Unmarried'

The Unmarried is a truly original production that’s boldly cross-genre. Sharp comedic and poetic writing laced with explosive musical beats. This is theatre you can rave to. Rhythmically underscored by a ...

13 June 2017

Review: Wonderland, Liverpool Empire Theatre

Wonderland is a contemporary take on Lewis Carrol’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass. The story begins in New York City- Alice finds out her ex-husband is re-marrying ...
7 June 2017

Sarah Emmott Talks About Her New Show 'Declaration'

Declaration is a curious, comic and candid autobiographical exploration of ADHD and mental health. It is also joyful, punchy, and packed full of humour and hope. It doesn’t shy away from difficulties ...

2 June 2017

Georgie Morrell Discusses The Inspiration Behind Her New Show 'The Morrell High Ground'

The Morrell High Ground is comedy inspired by fear and frustration. I know that doesn’t sound like massive lolz but bear with me. I write what I know and consider ...

30 May 2017

Rosalind Blessed Discusses Her New Show 'The Delights Of Dogs And The Problems Of People'

I’m definitely a write what you know kind of girl. Well I know dogs, having grown up in a pack of seven and having three of my own now. I ...

22 May 2017

Liz Richardson Discusses Her New One Woman Show 'Gutted'

I had been struggling to move the material I had written for stand-up on to the next stage, which I felt was a one-woman show. It seemed audiences were ready ...

22 May 2017

Sara Juli Discusses Her New Show 'Tense Vagina: An Actual Diagnosis'

Tense Vagina: an actual diagnosis is about motherhood - its beauty, challenges, horror, isolation, humor - and its identification as one of the largest influences on the human experience.  I ...

22 May 2017

Sarah Thom On Beak Speaks

I can't quite believe I'm finally making the show Beak Speaks. Gillian Beak first came into my world about 15 years ago; I invented her in the back of a ...

22 May 2017

Tamar Broadbent Reveals Her Inspiration for 'Get Ugly'

This will be my fifth year performing at the Edinburgh festival. It is like a home away from home - I’ve loved putting on shows there, getting wet socks and ...

22 May 2017

Milly Thomas Discusses Her New Shows 'Dust' and 'Brutal Cessation'

Having two shows at the Fringe sounds a little nuts, I know, but they feel like the right shows at the right time. Both Dust and Brutal Cessation deal with ...

12 May 2017

Review: Billy Elliot The Musical, Liverpool Empire Theatre

I love the film and my mum sang the praises of the stage show in London, so I was really excited to see Billy Elliot at the Liverpool Theatre last ...
2 May 2017

10 Things I’d Like My Readers To Know About Me And Life On The Catwalk By Phina Oruche

Phina Oruche speaks to Female First ahead of her show Identity Crisis at Ovalhouse (9 – 13 May). I struggled with traction alopecia in my mid-twenties and after childbirth, and ...

2 May 2017

Why Our Society Has A Desire To Shame By Charlotte Josephine

BLUSH is coming to the Soho Theatre this May and embarking on a UK tour. It tells five candid stories about revenge porn and its many victims. With this issue still ...

19 April 2017

Gok Wan Gets Naked And Bears All In His New Tour

Gok Wan, the man who encouraged women and men to ‘get naked’ in his six season  Channel 4 series How To Look Good Naked,  is finally ‘getting naked’ himself with ...
11 April 2017

Review: Ghost The Musical, Liverpool Empire Theatre

Ghost is one of the 90s films that, in my opinion, should be left untouched so I was keen to find out how it would translate to the stage as ...
4 April 2017

Grease, Liverpool Empire Theatre Review

I forgot how much I loved Grease until I went to see the stage show at Liverpool Empire Theatre last night. It was the perfect pick-me-up after a long day ...
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