UGANDA VESPA CLUB, THE GUARDIAN
''They are strong and attractive': Vespa Club Uganda in pictures.'
A write-up of photographer Ariel Tagar's project 'Vespa Club Uganda' for 'the Grid' series in the Observer New Review. This was published in print as well as online on the 25th February 2018.
REVIEW: LAUREN BARRI HOLSTEIN'S NOTORIOUS, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
A review of Lauren Barri Holstein's Notorious at the Barbican centre. This piece was written during my time in the role of Senior Literary and Creative Editor of [smiths] magazine where I reviewed monthly plays, literary events and books.
BROWSE A BOOKSHOP: SIMPLY BOOKS, CHESHIRE, THE GUARDIAN
An interview I conducted over the phone, and subsequently transcribed, with the owner of Simply Books as part of the Observer New Review's 'Browse a bookshop' column. This was published in print and online.
HAMLET IN HACKNEY, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
A review of Hamlet at the Hackney Empire for [smiths] magazine.
Link available here: http://www.smithsmagazine.co.uk/2018/03/26/hamlet-in-hackney/
JESS THOM'S NOT I, BATTERSEA ARTS CENTRE, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
A review of Jess Thom's Tourretteshero production of Samuel Beckett's Not I at the Battersea Arts Centre written for [smiths] magazine.
Link available here: http://www.smithsmagazine.co.uk/2018/03/09/review-jess-thoms-not-i-at-the-battersea-arts-centre/http://www.smithsmagazine.co.uk/2018/03/09/review-jess-thoms-not-i-at-the-battersea-arts-centre/
SHARED WORDS: AN INTERVIEW WITH AUTHOR NICOLA BARKER
An interview with 2017 Goldsmiths Prize winner Nicola Barker for [smiths] magazine.
H(A)PPY BY NICOLA BARKER, REVIEW, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
A book review of Nicola Barker's 2017 Goldsmiths Prize winning novel, reviewed shortly before it won.
Link available here: http://www.smithsmagazine.co.uk/2017/11/06/happy-by-nicola-barker-review/
THE SUPPLIANT WOMEN, THE YOUNG VIC, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
A review of the Suppliant Women staged at the Young Vic reviewed on behalf of [smiths] magazine in my role as Senior Literary and Creative Editor.
CHRIS KRAUS: AFTER KATHY ACKER, LONDON REVIEW BOOKSHOP, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
"Ellie goes undercover at the esteemed London Review Bookshop for an evening of literary spectacles, polished brogues and free plonk."
THE LETTERS OF SYLVIA PLATH, THE SOUTHBANK CENTRE, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
"Join Ellie Potts for an evening of revelling at the late literary luminary Sylvia Plath."
MIKE MCCORMACK IN CONVERSATION WITH BLAKE MORRISON, [SMITHS] MAGAZINE
"Ellie Potts gives a detailed account of Goldsmiths Prize winner Mike McCormack's interview with Blake Morrison."
VOICES FROM THE DEEP, PAPERCLIP THEATRE, AYOUNGERTHEATRE.COM
A review of Voices from the Deep as part of the Who Runs The World? season at the Kings Head Theatre. This was reviewed for A Younger Theatre online magazine in my role as contracted Reviewer.
Link available here: https://www.ayoungertheatre.com/review-voices-from-the-deep-paperclip-theatre/
RUSH, BARONS COURT THEATRE, AYOUNGERTHEATRE.COM
A review of 'Rush' at the Barons Court Theatre on behalf of A Younger Theatre magazine.
Link available here: https://www.ayoungertheatre.com/tag/barons-court-theatre/
THEATRE REVIEW: MRS DALLOWAY AT THE ARCOLA
The first theatre review written in my contracted role as Theatre Reviewer for UnderPinned.co freelancer's magazine. Reviewing a new production of Mrs Dalloway at the Arcola theatre in Dalston, East London.
Link available here: https://underpinned.co/2018/10/mrs-dalloway-at-the-arcola-theatre/
COOL BROTHER ZINE: LIVE REVIEW: FAT WHITE FAMILY AT CITADEL
A live band review written for the music magazine Cool Brother and published in print as well as online.
Link available here: https://www.coolbrother.co.uk/single-post/fat-white-family/citadel
THEATRE REVIEW: WISE CHIDLREN, THE OLD VIC
A review of the Emma Rice's adaptation of Wise Children by Angela Carter at the Old Vic, written in my paid role as Theatre Reviewer for UnderPinned.co freelancer's magazine.
Link available here: https://underpinned.co/2018/10/theatre-review-wise-children-at-the-old-vic/
REVIEW, STORIES, UNDERPINNED.CO
A theatre review written for UnderPinned.co in my role as contracted Theatre Reviewer.
REVIEW, WILD DUCK, UNDERPINNED.CO
A review of Robert Icke's adaptation of Wild Duck by Henrik Ibsen at the Almedia, written in my paid role as Theatre Reviewer for UnderPinned.co freelancer's magazine.