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Monday, March 2, 2020

Sadie Clark on dating, swipe culture and creating a 'bisexual Bridget Jones' by Ella Braidwood

Algorithms, Clark’s hilarious one-woman show, triumphed at the Edinburgh fringe. Is a hit TV series on the way? Sadie Clark is one of theatre’s most exciting rising stars but back in 201…

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Tuesday, February 18, 2020

Sequins, spoofs and salaciousness: meet drag king and queen improv duo Dragprov by Ella Braidwood

From Eaton Messe’s cutting jokes to Christian Adore’s excellent singing, Dragprov are bringing glamour to improvised comedy In a small room at London’s Vault festival, drag king Christ…

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Wednesday, January 8, 2020

Masculinity is back! The lesbian comics rediscovering their butch side by Ella Braidwood

Hannah Gadsby made butchness cool again. Now a crop of queer comics are getting back to boots, quiffs and taches Sarah Keyworth has, she says, a “weird kind of relationship with masculinit…

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Friday, December 13, 2019

Pecsmas review – celebrate Christmas with John Travulva by Ella Braidwood

The Yard, LondonA seasonal revue from the drag king collective Pecs is filthy, funny, full of festive hits and wrapped in shiny hotpants Below a shimmering disco ball, four drag kings circle…

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Thursday, August 8, 2019

Ever been misgendered by a barista? The LOL Word is transforming comedy by Ella Braidwood

This queer collective proves there’s a place for comedy that isn’t straight or male with a heart-rendingly hilarious Edinburgh show Jodie Mitchell is slowly moving around the stage, blow…

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