Jean-Luc Picard and Me

Jean-Luc Picard and Me

Recent cinematic reboots notwithstanding, there’s arguably at least one generation of television viewers for whom Star Trek’s starship captain of choice is not James Tiberius Kirk, but rather the noble, philosophical Frenchman Jean-Luc Picard, played for seven seasons and four feature films by Sir Patrick Stewart... 

Howl of the Bantee

Howl of the Bantee

AJ McKenna is a fat queer trans woman with a SERIOUS problem with the word 'banter'. In 'Howl of the Bantee' she explains why, in the process taking on Jeremy Clarkson, bathroom policing, racism and how 'banter' shores up rape culture. 

Adventures in Menstruating with Chella Quint

Adventures in Menstruating with Chella Quint

What is that blue stuff… and why isn’t it red? Will all the menstruators performing at the Fringe really synchronise cycles? Really? And how can century-old ads still affect attitudes now? For everything you never knew you needed to know about periods, there’s comedian and sex educator Chella Quint... 

Something Wicked This Way Comes...

Something Wicked This Way Comes...

Remember the times when you were scared of the dark? When everything went bump in the night? When all the hairs on the back of your neck stood on end? Well, they're back and they're hungry... 

Asking Nicely

Asking Nicely

One-woman poetry show about the power dynamics of permission and politeness with rhymes and reasons. Hannah Chutzpah looks at consent, kicking ass and when asking nicely turns nasty... 

Arrest That Poet!

Arrest That Poet!

Have you ever climbed up a power station, D-locked yourself to a construction company’s staircase or been sued for £5 million? Until recently, slam poet Danny Chivers certainly hadn’t...