Sonali Misra

Sonali Misra (she/her) is an award-winning Indian author and PhD Researcher in Publishing Studies. Her short stories and personal essays can be found in British, Canadian and Indian anthologies and at The National Library of Scotland. Her debut nonfiction, 21 Fantastic Failures: and what their stories teach us, was released in 2020. When she is not writing or researching, she enjoys watching stand-up comedy and drag shows and is thus happily reviewing them during Fringe.
29 articles

Alison Spittle: Wet

Clever writing backed by an endearing stage presence in a show you grin and nod along to

18 August 2022

Vir Das: Wanted

Powerful storytelling meets hoot-worthy humour in this brilliantly crafted show about loving your country even if it doesn't always love you back

17 August 2022

Rajiv Karia: Gallivant

Karia takes to the stage with confidence and charisma but neither can save a mishmash of a script

17 August 2022


Silly, hilarious, great chemistry – improv at its best that will make you *snort* with laughter

17 August 2022

Sophie Duker: Hag

A lesbian cruise, a Ghanian vulture, and a grandma reminiscent of Don Corleone feature in the cleverly written, hilarious story of how Sophie Duker became a hag

17 August 2022

Jayde Adams: Men, I Can Save You

Free your thoughts and emotions to be guided by the Saviour–Jedi through humour, self-help speechifying, interpretive dance, and stirring vulnerability

13 August 2022

Séayoncé: Res-Erection

The fortune ball detects great music, entertaining audience participation, all the puns and some unexpected touching moments

11 August 2022

Sarah Keyworth: Lost Boy

Laughs, a whole lotta heart, and the most badass way to exit the stage that one can only aspire to

8 August 2022