The Franny Wisp & Her Washboard show is a unique, quirky and sometimes self-deprecating response to a society that is preoccupied with youth, beauty, success and romantic relationships. Her satire and wit are expressed musically through song, spoken word, wicked washboard rhythms and an electric kick drum. As a woman in her forties she portrays an honest and hilarious picture of the insecurities and trepidation she experiences in a demanding, relationship-oriented world. She exposes the challenges associated with aging, fear, singlehood, sex and dating.
To laugh at her misgivings and insecurities allows us to be kinder and gentler with ourselves. That’s what Franny Wisp & Her Washboard is all about. She creates an experience that connects us in a celebratory and often poignant way.