A parade for Ginger Pride? Shawn arrived at the CBC headquarters to discuss The UK’s First Ginger Walk and all things red, orange, and pale. “It started out as a joke, but Shawn Hitchins‘ crusade for redhead respect has attracted serious attention. As Ginger Pride takes hold in places like Plymouth, England and Breda, Holland, the comedian joins Shad to explain how he became […]

Hey Hamilton, pick up a copy of this week’s View Magazine, featuring an excellent preview of Ginger Nation by Allison Jones. ‘ALL HAIL! THE Red, Orange, and Pale!’ On June 20th, for one night only, Hamilton–area theatre lovers have the chance to experience Shawn Hitchins’ funny, fiery call to arms, ‘Ginger Nation.’ The show comes […]

Transcribed from GayTimes UK, August 2013. SHAWN HITCHINS, you might notice, is ginger. Ginger, proud and on a mission to repopulate earth with fellow fiery redheads. Funny ones. He’s already started by inseminating a lesbian friend, producing a gingery little girl and enough material for a hilarious (and surprisingly emotional) 55 minute solo Edinburgh show. […]

It’s been a month since the Inaugural Ginger Pride Walk and I’m finally getting around to posting my thoughts and expressing my gratitude to everyone who participated in the walk. There was no way to predict the response this event would create. The Ginger Pride Walk went global with worldwide media coverage from Australia, Bangkok […]

ALL HAIL! THE RED, ORANGE & PALE! AUG 10 @ 11 AM – RAIN OR SHINE HOW THIS WORKS… MEET OUTSIDE THE BALMORAL HOTEL @ 11 AM… CHECK-IN WITH ONE OF OUR DESIGNATED STEWARDS… START WALKING @ 11:15 AM… FOLLOW THE GROUP TO THE FINISH LINE, OBEYING ALL TRAFFIC SIGNALS & LAWS… GATHER FOR A […]

Canadian actor-come-comic-come-performer, Shawn Hitchins returns to this year’s Edinburgh Festival to take to the street’s in the city’s first ever Ginger Pride march, inviting all those who are red, orange and pale to partake… plus all us ginger allies. For his sake, let’s hope the Scots see the funny side. I catch up with Shawn […]

The return of Shawn Hitchins and his brand new show In June of last year, Shawn Hitchins dramatically ended his cabaret career with one final show Shawn Hitchins: Fire (Crotch) Sale! saying that he had a new story to tell and cabaret wasn’t the right medium for it. “I have an awesome, incredible, embarrassing, gritty […]