Josie Pickering: Housewife, Lesbian, Dominatrix Legend!

By on July 12, 2007

1-erin-shanagher-as-josie-pickering3-credit-paul-jones.jpgThe Edinburgh Fringe Festival features Yesterday When I Was Young, from Hope Theatre Company, on 12th – 27th August at: C-SoCo, Chambers Street, Edinburgh.

From the backstreets of the ’50s via the glittering dance floors of ’70s disco to basques and bondage, this outrageous true story follows Josie Pickering on her journey from back-street housewife to lesbian dominatrix.

Created from over 50 interviews, this award winning comedy by writer/director Adam Zane (Queer as Folk), follows Josie she discovers the secret world of the ’60s gay scene. It’s here that Josie gets an offer that will transform her into a whip-cracking mistress of the night and introduce her to the world of whips, slaves and a little bit of cling-film… “Oh the life of a dominatrix! I bloody loved it!

The Edinburgh Fringe Festival
Venue: C-Venue, C-SoCo, Chambers Street, Edinburgh
Dates: 12 – 27 August 2007 Time: 11.20pm (1 hr)
Ticket price: £5.50 – £8.50
Venue box office: 0845 260 1234 / www.cthefestival.com
Fringe box office: 0131 226 0000 / www.edfringe.com

For further details visit: www.hopetheatrecompany.com

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