Interview: Oddsocks Productions’ Elli Mackenzie & Andy Barrow, Part I

As an outdoor theatre company priding themselves on a party atmosphere and accessible entertainment for all, Oddsocks have been delighting audiences as an independent theatre company for just over 30 years. Their wonderful work bringing Shakespeare’s plays to life in brave and whacky ways places them firmly in my top five theatre companies line-up, so... Continue Reading →

Interview (Part II): Francesca Forristal Talks Inspirations & the Importance of New Work

In Part I of my interview with Francesca Forristal we talked serious business alongside comedy and drag (get caught up here). Here we look at the lighter side of things from comedy stage inspirations to a life-changing discovery of one Ms. Bernadette Peters. Here’s Part II with Forristal - writer/singer/performer/comic combined... Onwards we go! We’re... Continue Reading →

Interview (Part I): Francesca Forristal Talks Theatre, Drag & the Importance of Laughing to Learn

My latest gossipy chinwag is with Francesca Forristal, comedy and songwriter, actor and drag artist extraordinaire. Here in Part I Francesca talks about getting into the arts, the importance of broad thinking when it comes to drag artists and why it’s so important to laugh at the difficult subjects in order to truly engage with... Continue Reading →

Interview: Esohe Uwadiae Talks All Things Debut Play She Is A Place Called Home

Esohe Uwadiae brings a daring, exploratory new show to this year’s Vault Festival with her debut play She Is A Place Called Home (playing 3rd - 8th March - tickets here). Delving into the universal ground of family, relationships, love and perseverance, her play also seeks to enlighten audiences when it comes to cultures and... Continue Reading →

Interview: Dictynna Hood Talks Debut Stage Play Medea of the Islands

Award-winning writer and director Dictynna Hood has seen great success with her film work, most recently ‘Us Among The Stones’, and is now returning her attention to the stage. She’s set to bring a rehearsed reading of her debut stage play, Medea of the Islands, to the Scottish Storytelling Centre in Edinburgh on the 28th November... Continue Reading →

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