A whole load of theatrical delights for 2018.
Phew! After Weinstein and #MeToo, women of the world have finally united… for a good old-fashioned bitch-fight! Who cares about smashing the patriarchy when you can go full-on Prisoner: Cell-Block H?
So, what happened to feminism? Is it too posh? Too white? When did Germaine Greer become Richard Littlejohn? Whose feminism is it anyway? And who asked your opinion, Piers f**king Morgan? Ex-political adviser and regular pundit on Sky, BBC, CNN & LBC, Ayesha analyses the fight for feminism with humour and honesty, and asks – are sisters doing it to themselves?
‘Patently super smart and extremely eloquent, she offers an intriguing insight.’Herald
Ayesha Hazarika, MBE, started her career as a stand-up comedian playing clubs across the country. She then took what she thought was a natural diversion into the Labour Party as a Special Adviser working for Gordon Brown, Harriet Harman and Ed Miliband. Since leaving front line politics she’s been busy with writing for the likes of Evening Standard and Grazia, as well as being a regular face on CNN, and has starred on various shows such Matt Forde’s Unspun, Good Morning Britain, The Andrew Marr Show, Newsnight, The Agenda and The Today Programme.
WINNER: Eastern Eye Award for Best Comedy, 2018 (for State of the Nation)
'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.’
‘Hazarika is terrific company - relaxed, mischievous and with a mind like a steel trap…go and see what she has to say.’
'A timely, tantalising show.’
‘Hazarika is an acute observer of the political world.'