Amrou Al-Kadhi

Writer, drag performer, film maker

Amrou Al-Kadhi

Amrou Al-Kadhi is a British Iraqi genderqueer writer/ performer/ filmmaker in the UK.

He runs a prominent musical comedy drag troupe, Denim, which has had sell out runs at The Soho Theatre and around the world, and a 5* Edinburgh Festival run. Amrou writes a fortnightly opinion column for The Independent on intersectional issue on the Left, and his first book, UNICORN, will be published with 4th Estate Harper Collins next year. Amrou writes and directs for film and TV, with work for Channel 4, BBC, BFI, and other platforms.

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