This November our Soho Rising festival hosts a bunch of the brightest new Soho Theatre Labs voices, over a fortnight.
Absolute powershed and regular host of The Guilty Feminist, Jessica Fostekew explores her big strong strength.
Have you ever watched a feminist try and take ‘hench’ as a compliment? It’s like watching a snake eat, but funny.
‘A brilliant piece of storytelling.’★★★★ Scotsman
You’ve seen Jess in BBC sitcoms Motherland and Cuckoo and BAFTA Award-winning drama Three Girls. She’s also in forthcoming feature films: Gavin Hood’s Official Secrets and Michael Winterbottom’s Greed. She writes for 8 out of 10 Cats.
NOMINEE: Best Show at the Leicester Comedy Festival
NOMINEE: Dave’s Edinburgh Comedy Awards 2019
'an hour of polished, observational humour which will render you bemused, breathless and educated.'
'This really is a masterful set...absolutely flawless.'
'Subtly intelligent, Hench is exceptionally delivered and performed...a great piece of stand-up.'
'an enthralling hour.'