‘Tickle your fancy’ is a cabaret night full of surprises. A smorgasbord of entertainment – offering something for everyone!
Thursday 14th May
TIME: doors 7.30pm, curtain up 8pm
PRICE: £12, £48 for a reserved table for 4, £14 on the door
A very special ‘Tickle Your Fancy Headliners’ night from Doolally featuring Pamela De Menthe, Matt Abbott and To!u Ajayi.
Matt Abbott is a poet, educator and activist from Wakefield. His debut one-man show ‘Two Little Ducks’ earned 5* reviews during a full Edinburgh Fringe run in 2017, which was followed by a 22-date UK theatre tour in autumn 2018. The show was accompanied by his debut poetry collection of the same name (VERVE Poetry Press).
His debut kids’ poetry collection ‘A Hurricane in my Head’ was published by Bloomsbury in July. Matt founded spoken word record label Nymphs & Thugs in spring 2015 and fronts indie band Skint & Demoralised. He blends socio-political commentary with contemporary kitchen sink realism.
The doyenne of erotic fiction, Pamela DeMenthe is bring her latest work ‘Whose afraid of Vagina? WOOF!’ to Tickle your Fancy.
Hot from her second Australian tour, Pamela continues to enchant audiences with her hilarious and surreal storytelling. “Does for the sexy novel what Garth Marengi’s Dark place does for Horror” The Wee review “Truly unique” Fringe Feed “Brilliantly crafted and intelligent comedy” Quays life magazine.
Photo credit – Nathan Chandler
To!u is back – with Aden Peets – the drummer from Pieces of a man – Tolu’s band who have recently performed at Band on the Wall.
To!u Ajayi is a Manchester based Nigerian blooded spoken word, hip-hop soul artist and theatre performer passionate about pushing the visibility of queer people of colour. Using word play, song, loops and storytelling, let To!u take you on a immersive journey through the black African queer experience. Find out more here – www.tolumusic.com
2 hours 30 minutes (including intervals)
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“Tickle your fancy is like being at a party that you didn’t have to organise or clear up afterwards. Fab evening, just gets better every time.”
TYF audience member
“It’s a very bloody fantastic night out. You’ve got a fan in me for life.”
Louise Wallwein MBE Writer and TYF performer