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Get Me the Urgent Biscuits : An Assistant's Adventures in Theatreland, Paperback / softback Book

Get Me the Urgent Biscuits : An Assistant's Adventures in Theatreland Paperback / softback

Paperback / softback


'A sparkling memoir ... A delight from start to finish' NINA STIBBE 'Anyone who loves the theatre will love this book' ZOE WANAMAKER In 1980s London, Sweetpea Slight is en route to drama school when she is snapped up to work as an assistant to the maverick theatre producer Thelma Holt.

Full of wit, charm and backstage intrigue, her irresistible memoir of the resulting twenty years is at once the poignant story of a young woman coming of age, and an exhilarating journey down the rabbit hole into the enchanting world of theatre.


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