Wednesday 15 May 2019

by Katie Arnstein

Wednesday 15th May - 7pm

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"And so I figured if McDonald's can call itself a restaurant, I can call myself an actor".

Ever since Katie was cast as the lead in her primary school Christmas show "Santa's Snow Mobile" she believed there was a place for her in show business. Since then named, speaking and fully clothed roles have been hard to come by...

Sexy Lamp brilliantly combines comedy, original songs and storytelling to shed a bright light on how ridiculous the industry can be and why Katie is refusing to stay in the dark any longer.

From the writer and performer of Bicycles and Fish, winner of Show of the Week at VAULT Festival 2018.

Praise for Sexy Lamp:

“Deceptively light, throughly entertaining and quietly punchy.” Lyn Gardner

“Genius” VoiceMag UK

“Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant” Within Her Words

“She really is one to watch.” Ought to be Clowns

Wednesday 15th May - 8.30pm

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For everything you never knew you needed to know about periods, there's science comedian and sex educator Chella Quint. Her five-star show is a bloody funny period comedy about breaking taboos and ending period poverty with ad-busting, craftivism and a bleeding ridiculous conga line.

 

As heard on BBC Radio 4’s A Bleeding Shame and Woman’s Hour, charmingly clever Chella deconstructs menstrual stigma with wit, craftivism and brute force, joyfully inviting audiences to hang ten on a crimson wave. Taboo-breaking period comedy for menstruators and non-menstruators of all genders.

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"Bloody awesome for all the right reasons" ***** – Scotsgay 

 

"Quint’s tendency towards sharp pun or timely punchline is impeccable… Instantly charming, shameless, sometimes silly and always warm and affable." ***** - Bunbury Magazine

 

“This shouldn’t just be at the Fringe, it should be on the curriculum.” **** – Three Weeks 

 

“Funny and endearing… a clever comic.” – Broadway Baby 

 

"With her games, props and jokes, Quint seems to work some sort of magic."  – The Guardian

 

“Bloody brilliant.” – Sick of the Fringe

 

"Taboo-busting funny girl Chella Quint is proof that being passionate about science is cool.” – WI Life

 

“Chella Quint is a force of nature.”  – Shami Chakrabarti

#periodpositive

With BSL interpreter Helen Tagg

In 2019 we've extended our Outreach work to ensure as many people as possible are able to access our events.

We've put some money aside to create a fund for people who would like to attend our events but cannot afford a ticket.

Find out more HERE 

 
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