If today tastes saltier and abnormally alcoholic as compared to other days, that’ll probably be because it’s Margarita Day. That, or it’s that pint of lager and packet of salt n shake crisps you just had.
TW London has shaken and stirred a cultural cocktail made, not with tequila, but with a just-as-stimulating mix of light laughs and grave drama…
TODAY’S COMEDY CHOICES
Dong presents… Felix Dexter and Cardinal Burns, Rich Mix, 22 Feb
Award-winning actor/comic Felix Dexter headlines this new iteration of Rich Mix’s heavily hip hop-themed variety show, as also stars Channel 4-commissioned crazies Cardinal Burns, Fergus Craig and new-girl-going-places Ola. Details and tickets here.
Simon Munnery – Fylm Makker, Leicester Square Theatre, 22 Feb – 2 Mar
“Brilliant loon” (says ThreeWeeks) Simon Munnery snaps a non-conventional clapperboard at ‘take two’ of this 2012 Fringe hit, taking his seat in the audience and screening the night’s action from afar. Details and tickets here.
TODAY’S THEATRE CHOICE
A Time To Reap, Royal Court Theatre, 22 Feb – 23 Mar (pictured)
Polish playwright Anna Wakulik’s grim parable of abortion and Catholicism is directed by RC International Associate Caroline Steinbeis, and has a cast-list featuring bright young things Sinead Matthews and Max Bennett. Details and tickets here.