Autumn Theatre Season 2019
World premieres, Edinburgh transfers and returning Soho favourites - a new season of surprise and subversion.
WINNER of Eastern Eye Award for Comedy 2018
Award-winning comedian and former political advisor to the Labour Party, Ayesha Hazarika returns to Soho Theatre following a storming run last year. Girl on Girl: The Fight for Feminism is a laugh out loud and insightful look at feminism, the #MeToo movement and of course the madness of British politics and Brexit.
‘Genuinely engaging…hers is a story worth hearing.’Chortle
Ayesha is a columnist for the Evening Standard and a regular pundit on Sky News, BBC, CNN and a guest presenter on LBC. She has also appeared on a plethora of other shows across TV and radio including Have I Got News For You, The News Quiz, Good Morning Britain, Question Time and The Andrew Marr Show where she has become hugely respected for her sharp and witty analysis of the news and politics.
'Extremely funny…sharp and on the money, she is never cruel and manages to create a world I never thought possible. Catch her if you can.'
'An ability to craft good jokes and create funny human tales.'
'Patently super smart and extremely eloquent, she offers an intriguing insight.'
'Insightful, humorous and at times simply ‘hide behind the sofa’ stuff.'
'Hazarika provides a fresh, sharp insight into what it’s really like to be a woman in British politics today…not to be missed.'