EFF 2019: final thoughts

The first thing I want to do is formally express surprise at the lack of a freak out throughout my stay in Edinburgh – and as I’ve struggled to catch up with everything since then. Hit with a non-compliant laptop the night before my trip, having to head up there on the overnight National Express, […]

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Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show 2019

The Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show is in its 15th year (2005 was its debut), making it something of an Edinburgh Festival Fringe institution. It has made the move to the slightly larger venue of Pleasance Forth this year along with continuing company members Billy Knowelden, Claira Watson Parr, Thomas Willshire & Rosie Edwards, joined by […]

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EFF 2019: preview

After last year’s baptism of fire, I definitely learnt some lessons. Though some of my planning has been slightly last-minute again, I did at least recognise the need to dedicate a significant period of time to just sifting through all of the shows. Yes, I could just use the plentiful ‘top shows to see’ posts […]

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EFF 2018: final thoughts

So now I’m back in London (filled with my own special brand of Fringe ‘Flu – huzzah for not looking after yourself!), and all my reviews are done (though I’m still not quite sure how I did it), I thought I should really make sure I rounded up my time at the Fringe and worked […]

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EFF 2018: diary

As you could see from my preview, I had a lot planned for my week in Edinburgh. And as it was my very first time heading up there in festival season, I thought it might be a good idea to keep a bit of a diary so you can see what a crazy mess I […]

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Big Bite-Size Breakfast Show 2018

Not content with performing full-length play Neverwant, the hardworking Bite-Size team can also be found in the QueenDome at Pleasance Dome most mornings with a selection of short new pieces of writing. And, as an extra incentive to get out & about a bit earlier in the morning, they’ll even provide you with a breakfast […]

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