Brigitte Aphrodite is a Punk Poet, Musician, Writer, Theatre Maker and Feminist Showgirl. Her critically acclaimed poetical, punk musical about depression ‘My Beautiful Black Dog’ stormed two Sold Out runs at the South Bank Centre and a crowd funded run at the Edinburgh fringe. National coverage radio include BBC radio 1 The Surgery, BBC Radio 4 front row, radio X, TV credits include a BBC1 Culture Show feature & BBC1 6pm &10pm news. Panel chats on mental health include The Bush Theatre, Trouble Club with Ruby Wax and Bestival. Brigitte’s debut studio album is due for release in 2016.
“I mean, obviously there are songs and costumes and everything, but it’s all just trappings, really; I don’t think I’ve ever seen anything so emotionally honest on stage before.”
“Imagine the Mighty Boosh crossed with the best episode of Girls. Prepare to cry and laugh several times over. You’ll leave a better person”.
“you’ll leave the room beaming”
“My Beautiful Black Dog is a raw show in more ways than one, but the warmth and good feeling that it generates is kind of glorious”
“It’s Original, Heart-Wrenching and Warming all at Once, Rip roaring musical theatre for the modern age”