So every now and then I get a call, or email, to program a special event. Whether it’s cabaret or comedy, it’s always a lot of work but in the end it’s always worth it. In April, I was asked to program a cabaret for the LGBT identified athletes of the Pan Am Games and […]
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 […]
Hey Friends, If allergies are any indication, summer is here! Team Ginger is busy putting together a bunch of projects, including a run of Ginger Nation in Halifax and an inclusive cabaret for the LGBT identified participants of the Pan Am Games. More dates are coming in, but check out the various opportunities to catch […]
What a winter this has been with back to back gigs running the gamut from hosting, to guest appearances, to a really successful run of Ginger Nation at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre. I’m finally able to sit down and relax (drink some bourbon). Here are the highlights: It was all about the singalong. The Sing-a-Long-a […]
I’m so excited to announce that Diana Love will join me on stage at Buddies in Bad Times Theatre this January. I love… Diana Love! We met backstage in Hamilton at a night hosted and produced by Paul Hutcheson. I was floored by Diana’s lewdness peppered with wholesome reminiscences of PEI: I instantly knew we shared […]
“All Hail! The Red, Orange, and Pale!” From the UK to Victoria BC, audiences have lined up to join Shawn Hitchins and his Ginger Nation. Having debuted at Edinburgh to standing-room-only houses and unprecedented media coverage, the redheaded comedian returns this January to Buddies in Bad Times with his candid story of would-be fatherhood.