I’m a fringe virgin … are you?
This little blog is about my experiences being the side-kick and roady for my fella's first show at the Edinburgh Fringe. The show in question is Doug Segal: I Know What You're Thinking. This site is about the ups and downs and the twisty turny bits of our little adventure.
January 22, 2012
August 27, 2011
August 22, 2011
August 14, 2011

The bucket doesn’t lie

August 12, 2011


Of the many entertaining things I have heard since arriving here at the fringe, the best comes from our friend Roisi who came up to help us last weekend. Roisi used to live in Edinburgh and is a fringe going veteran – though this is her first time on the participant side (and she proudly […]



August 8, 2011


That’s my first impression….f**king frantic.  We’ve been here 5 days and this is the first chance I’ve had to turn my mind to posting an update. Why’s it so intense?  Because this is the shop window for entertainment.  All the media, agents, bookers, talent scouts and promoters are here and if want to make some […]

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Tell the fat lady she’s on in five

August 3, 2011


It’s way past the forecast bedtime the night before we leave for Edinburgh. Somehow our ‘to do’ list has gone awry or my timing has …. Or maybe it’s to do with young Douglas who comes from the centre for the easily distracted (most likely). Among the many items being conveyed are 9 different adhesives, […]

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