Sunday, March 02, 2008

Sophia Blackwell, et al, 'Behind the Mic': Friday March 7th

'Behind The Mic' at The Glass Bar is a monthly showcase of bright new female talents in music, comedy, poetry and performance at this unique women-only venue.

Behind The Mic at The Glass Bar, West Lodge, 190 Euston Road, London NW12EF. 8.30pm. £6. 020 7388 9555

Every first Friday of the month. WOMEN ONLY!

Hosted by musician / comedian Rosie Wilby (finalist Funny Women 2006. 'Her stage presence exudes warmth' The List)

Friday 7th March is a special celebration of International Women's Week
Guests are: Stella Duffy, award-winning internationally-renowned author Stella Duffy reading from her latest novel The Room Of Lost Things. Stella has also directed several plays, appeared in Radio 4 sitcoms and quizzes and is an occasional guest with the Comedy Store Players. Also, Julie Jepson: 'Intelligent stand-up that is instantly engaging...truly fabulous' -

Also featuring Sophia Blackwell, well-known performance poet & multiple Slam winner, who has performed at Glastonbury and Womad. 'Sophistication incarnate- an artist who combines humour and original social commentary with stunning visual performance.' - Steve Larkin. Also, Nicol, vocalist, pianist, guitarist who grew up in LA and has performed with Seth Lakeman, Ron Sexsmith, Guy Chambers and Roachford. Roxy Rawson, 'Comparisons to the likes of Joanna Newsom and Regina Spektor are beginning to emerge. With each show, the applause gets louder and her name gets bigger.' Independent on Sunday.

For more info see:Behind the Mic

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