Ushers: The Front of House Musical | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Mmmmmm Tra-la-la-la-la Aaa, Eee, Iii, Ooo, Uuu Sorry, vocal warms ups are an essential part of my routine, yet I’ve never understood how they actually help my blogging – anyway… I would suggest that there are three key sections to a musical, with a few sub sections. You can see…

Rob Beckett: Mouth of the South | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Great Mate Rob Beckett is the ideal mate for your boyfriend. We all have one or a few friends of our partner’s that we dislike, right? The ones that lead them astray. Tell them they need ‘three more shots’ whilst they’re throwing up. That they ‘should do it coz it’s…

Fourth Monkey’s Grimm Tales: Rapunzel | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Once upon a time There was a young girl who was visiting her first ever Edinburgh Fringe. She had her beau by her side and passion in her heart with excitement bubbling under the surface. She simply burst at the seems when gliding down The Royal Mile, letting the sights,…

All Made Up: This Time It’s Social | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

All Made Up So as expected, it was all made up. And this time it was indeed social. #hashtag Unexpectedly, it was an all female cast. And more surprisingly, they were funny. Did you know that? That women could be funny. Of course there was the mandatory male compèring or…

Guilded Balloon 30th Anniversary Gala | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Epic This show was epic and not in the ‘it was funny as f**k’ kinda way but in the ‘it was long as hell’ kinda way. This unruly sort decided to go off script, or off the scribbled biro notes on their forearm, to bump it up to a four…

Tom Stade: You’re Welcome! | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Tom Stade He’s like that kid at school, who is really mysterious and broken and stuff. He isn’t a bully, or captain of the football team but he is adventurous, a little naughty and has great hair. But now he’s all grown up, has done serious s**t that has broken…

Get Your Own Back: Live! | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

90’s kids Calling all 90s kids. Calling all 90s kids. Are you at the Fringe? No, not your hairstyle idiot. The Edinburgh Fringe Festival. It’s the biggest arts festival in the world you know. Well, this year there’s a show made just for you. That’s right. A show so nostalgic…

Leodo: The Paradise | Edinburgh Fringe Festival

Pushing the boat out This was our lets-go-crazy-and-buy-tickets-for-the-next-leaflet-we-get-oh-look-this-ones-about-some-Korean-dancing-wanna-try-that-why-not-it’s-the-fringe moment. We had no idea what to expect. But the flyer looked colourful and the flyer(er?) was really enthusiastic so we headed on down to George Square. We were not disappointed. Cultural It was a real treat getting to watch a show…