Shazia Mirza - Coconut.
“What have I been doing this past year? Apart from sitting on the settee in my pyjamas, squeezing
my ingrowing hairs whilst watching documentaries on Ted Bundy? I have been staring into space,
coming to the terrible realization that maybe my parents were right. I should have listened to them
years ago. Why didn't I?
But people keep telling me I'll be ok because I'm a strong woman. What does that mean? I
survived The Island with Bear Grylls - who knew that would prepare me for what was about to
Following the success of her critically acclaimed recent shows; With Love From St. Tropez, a riot
of brexit, buquas and butt-plugs, and The Kardashians Made Me Do It, a searing and urgent
exploration of life, love and Jihadi brides, Shazia’s latest show; ‘Coconut’, nominated for ‘Best
Stand Up Tour Show’ in Channel 4’s National Comedy Awards, takes on the burning (and
infectious) issues of our time.