Monthly Archives: February 2015

COMING SOON: The writers’ submission brief for the next Whoop ‘n’ Wail Represents…

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Here at Whoop ‘n’ Wail HQ we are taking one last look back at Represents…Desire with a very big thank you to all the fabulously creative people who came together to make it all happen.

“A celebration of feminist theatre that explodes any notions that it’s predictable or restrictive.”

James Waygood, Grumpy Gay Critic

We would like to give particular thanks to the writers, and not just those whose work was included, but all those who took the time to create and submit their work for consideration. With submissions from across the globe and three US writers included in the lineup, it has truly been an international adventure and look forward to seeing the relationships that have been forged flourish into the future.

Here are some pictorial reminders of the pieces, courtesy of George Riddell to whom we are very grateful – the quotes are taken from the review written…

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Caramac Cookies are fresh out of the oven

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The last evening of rehearsals is underway and a delicious batch of the legendary WnW Caramac Cookies is fresh out of the oven, ready for tomorrow afternoon’s tech rehearsal – it’s good to have a little something to keep the troops going through a tech!


We are so excited to see the culmination of everyone’s hard work tomorrow and hope to see you there too – don’t forget to book your tickets online as they are selling fast.

Join us for a drink after the show in The Kings Arms, 25 Roupell Street, London, SE1 8TB.

Whoop ‘n’ Wail Represents…Desire
Waterloo East Theatre, London, SE1 8TG
Friday 6th & Saturday 7th February 2015, 7.30pm
Tickets on sale now: £10 in advance (£12 on the door)
Box office: 020 7928 0060 /


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The forecast for Waterloo East this Friday and Saturday

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As we shiver through a very chilly week here in London, we thought it would be a good time to give a big warm Whoop! to all the Represents…Desire actors who are working so hard in rehearsal this week, ahead of curtain up at Waterloo East Theatre on Friday.

A very big thanks to:

The casts of Heart’s Desire: Jonathan Akingba, Caroline Loncq, Georgina Panton & Isobel Wolff;

The Hidden Room: Radhika Aggarwal & Ariana Barnes

Three a.m.: Deborah Klayman & Charlotte Couture

Nice Jumper: Dani Moseley, Lizzie Bourne & Anyebe Godwin;

Would you let me finish?: Laura Garnier & Nichola Rivers; and

The Work-Love Balance: Rachel Dobell, Emily Stride & Lee White.

The forecast for Waterloo East this Friday and Saturday is widespread entertainment with a scattering of dark tales and a brightening up with joyful spells. Expect convivial…

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