James Nokise – Britain, Let’s Talk About The Golliwogs
Fireside (Venue 75) Aug 2-26th
Bunbury Rating – ⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐
This informative, well thought out show deals with the subjects of race, identity and racism which can be exceptionally difficult to talk and hear about for some. It is however dealt with in the most delicate, funny and bold way possible by James Nokise, a highly charismatic man with a gorgeous voice that envelopes the audience and puts them at ease.
It is clear from the start that an exceptional level of research has gone into this show made evident with little details which add to the overall breathtaking quality of the show.
It really is like nothing else you will see on the Fringe, with a deep beauty in terms of language usage and journey, Nokise effortlessly proves that he is a natural story teller.
This performance is packed with positive messages throughout with gentle, friendly audience participation.
It is important that this show is seen and not to be missed. Go seek it out, you’ll be so happy that you did.