Shawna Warmington

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A London native, Journalism grad and lover of the arts, Shawna can be found writing about all things culture for The Upcoming.

  • Theatre
    Remembering the Oscars Online

    Remembering the Oscars sees Strictly Come Dancing fan favourites Aljaž...

  • Movie review

    Alone is certainly an on-the-nose description of director John Hyams’s latest film, with virtually no...

  • Theatre
    The Mermaid’s Tongue

    Immersive theatre meets investigative thriller meets the Internet in Swamp...

  • Album review
    Bettye Lavette – Blackbirds

    Whether you’ve heard of Bettye LaVette or not, take one listen to Blackbirds and...

  • Album review
    Lady Gaga – Chromatica

    With a tracklist seemingly created almost exclusively with the dance floor in mind, Lady...

  • Album review
    Callum Beattie – People Like Us

    If there’s one thing Edinburgh-raised singer/songwriter Callum Beattie...

  • Theatre
    Torch Song at Turbine Theatre

    Torch Song Trilogy – Playwright Harvey Fierstein’s semi-autobiographical,...

  • Theatre
    Libertalia at the Golden Hinde

    Somewhere between immersive theatre, a “create your own story” type...

  • Theatre
    Games for Lovers at the Vaults

    In case you haven’t yet had your fill of oh-so-original commentary on...

  • Movie review

    In what feels like the longest advert for Uber on record, Stuber is a somewhat...