From the multi-award-winning team that bought you the "exquisite" (The List) Sexy Lamp and Bicycles and Fish...
“The 2014 plan was a simple one, I would “Casanova” myself around our nation's capital looking for consenting heterosexual adult males. One no-frills lover-man for every month. I was the original calendar girl. Helen Mirren plays me in the film.”
In 2014 Katie was very sexually active. She was also extremely depressed. Join her as she examines whether the two things are connected.
A storytelling show with songs about sex, stigma and cystitis.
Sticky Door is the third part in Katie Arnstein’s It’s a Girl! trilogy.
Catch Katie's other shows at VAULT 2020 as she presents three shows together for the first time on 16th February. Three. Because that's how trilogies work.
Supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England. Also supported by Pleasance Futures and Redbridge Drama Centre.Book Now
Katie Arnstein is a multi-award-winning writer and performer. Bicycles and Fish won VAULT Festival's Show of the Week in 2018 and its sequel Sexy Lamp won Show of the Week and Pleasance Pick of VAULT Festival 2019. Sexy was included in The Guardian's Fringe Round Up and 15 best Edinburgh shows now touring. Sticky Door is the third part in Katie's It's a Girl! Trilogy.Book Now
Praise for Bicycles and Fish:
Fringe Guru ★★★★★ “This is what the world needs now”
View from the Cheap Seats ★★★★★ “Non-stop entertainment”
Breaking the Fourth Wall★★★★“Genuinely funny and insightful”
LondonPub Theatre ★★★★”Funny, uplifting and hard hitting”
Ought to be Clowns “Beautiful rich... Deeply personal and deeply felt”
Praise for Sexy Lamp:
Broadway Baby ★★★★★ “As good as it gets”
VoiceMag UK ★★★★★ “Genius”
Within Her Words ★★★★★ “Brilliant, brilliant, brilliant”
Close-up Close ★★★★★ “Remarkable”
View From The Cheap Seats ★★★★★ “A complete joy”
Last Minute Tickets ★★★★★ “Powerful, provocative and emotional”
Nothing in the Rule Book ★★★★★ “Sharp and fresh”
The Guardian ★★★★ “Supremely assured”
The List ★★★★ “Exquisite”
Three Weeks ★★★★ “A vital piece of feminist theatre”
Bouquets and Brickbats ★★★★ “Charming and well-crafted”
Musical Theatre Review ★★★★ “An hour of thought-provoking charm”
Everything Theatre ★★★★ “A delight to watch”
LondonTheatre1 ★★★★”Go immediately”
Lyn Gardner for Stage Door ★★★★ “Throughly entertaining”
Ought to be Clowns “She really is one to watch”
Broadway World “Polished storytelling”
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