Skittish Warrior In Edinburgh…

Shappi is bringing SKITTISH WARRIOR… Confessions Of A Club Comic to the 2019 Edinburgh Fringe – FOR ONE WEEK ONLY (4th – 10th August) – at The Stand, York Place. All dates – and ticket links are below… She’s also going to be taking part in the ‘In Conversation With…’ strand at The New Town […]

Edinburgh Fringe: Mistress & Misfit

Shappi’s return to the Edinburgh Fringe sees her presenting England’s unsung heroine, Emma Hamilton. For too many years she has been known as just ‘Nelson’s mistress’, a bit of a harlot. (You get ONE job in a brothel and bang goes your reputation.) Women’s lib wasn’t a ‘thing’ in Georgian times, Emma moved mountains to […]

Oh My Country! (From Morris Dancing to Morrissey)

Shappi’s new show debuts at the Edinburgh Fringe in August. She is celebrating the fortieth anniversary of her arrival in Britain. She’s reclaiming patriotism, sending a love letter to her adopted land. Please don’t come if you’re a skinhead (though naturally bald folk are welcome). ‘She has plenty to say, and says it with pointedness […]