Artcore: Pippa the Ripper

At Cliterati, we love talented and quirky acts, particularly if there’s an element of magic to the performance. And as far as we’re concerned, hula-hooping is magic. (Yes, we know there’s a science to hula hooping but no matter how many lessons we’ve have, such science eludes us and instead, we continue to prove the laws of

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Event Reviews: Penny Arcade – Bitch! Dyke! Faghag! Whore!

Now 61, performance artist Penny Arcade is one of life’s true originals. Growing up in New York in the 60s within the city’s community of queers and trannies, Penny became an uber faghag and outspoken commentator on sexuality and censorship. She was best mates with Quentin Crisp, supported her friends through the horrors of the

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Artcore: Ophelia Bitz

Where does one start with Ophelia Bitz? Describing herself as a ‘Fire-eating vocalist, ring-mistress, compere and performance artist with a reputation for stealing hearts, drinks, and anything else not nailed to the table,,” this only skims the surface of this fabulously filthy filly. Imagine Dorothy Parker, with a dash of Edgar Allen Poe,  a predilection for porn and a shaker

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