Author: Faye Stockley


Review of Katie Arnstein’s Sexy Lamp at Clapham Omnibus

Katie Arnstein’s award-winning production Sexy Lamp is back, this time for a short run at the Omnibus Theatre in Clapham. (She then heads to Nottingham Playhouse’s studio then The Edinburgh Festival at The Pleasance. Personally, I feel that it should do a detour, Katie’s one-woman show should be performed at every secondary school in the UK as well as every performance academy, and stage school! This is not just a piece of theatre, this is …

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Review of Fringe Wives Club: Glittery Clittery | Udderbelly Southbank

Ahead of their August residency at The Assembly Roxy upstairs at the Edinburgh Festival, The Fringe Wives Club exploded into the Southbank’s Udderbelly for One Night Only. Fierce, feminist and full of sequins, this trio of high energy, award-winning performers left no doubt that they were here to make a stand against patriarchy and they were doing it through the medium of music and comedy! My favourite form of revolution! Bursting out of a metaphorical …

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Review of Woman Before A Glass at Jermyn Street Theatre

Jermyn Street Theatre, the West End’s arthouse performance venue is currently running its Scandal season. Opening the season is the one-woman play Woman Before A Glass by Lanie Robertson. I’m assuming the name Guggenheim is a name that is familiar to the majority of people, however, If you’re like me, you’d have heard of the museum and not necessarily Peggy Guggenheim; collector of modern art and self-confessed scandaliser. I’m ashamed to say I’d not heard …

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Boy Stroke Girl at The Etcetera Theatre – Review

“Can you fall in love with someone if you don’t know their gender?” is the question the marketing for Boy Stroke Girl poses. The play is returning to the Etcetera Theatre in Camden for a second run, this time from 28th Feb – 12th March 2017. I went along to their Press Night on the 20th February looking forward to being challenged by a piece of new writing. The marketing for the production is very …

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5-star Anthony Rapp Live in Concert at St. James Studio

Star of stage and screen Anthony Rapp is currently performing his solo show Anthony Rapp: Live in Concert in the studio at St James Theatre. The show is running for 2 weeks, the last day being Saturday 17th December . The show has been programmed to play alongside the 20th Anniversary production of Rent The Musical which is playing in the theatre from 8th December to 28th January. My advice would be GO AND SEE BOTH! …

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