Monday 14th August 2017, download the podcast now! In a change to our regular surroundings, today we found ourselves in the theatre bar of the Rose Theatre, since the basement theatre had long-been pre-booked for a show rehearsal. While the others enjoyed the sight of windows and sunlight, I muttered and grumbled about back-lighting and … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe – Monday 14th August
Well, we don't record the radio show at the weekend, so today's link is to our children's interviews. In the past they only covered children's shows, but they're teenagers now, so download the podcast now to hear which shows they particularly liked. Since we weren't in the Rose Theatre today, I took the camera out … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe – Sunday 13th August
Friday 11th August 2017, download the podcast now! Well... today's show couldn't have been any more different to yesterday's! We had actual audience members again today - including someone who actually listens to the podcast! He really enjoyed being there for a recording, he likes the podcast, but felt that being there live was even … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe – Friday 11th August
Thursday 10th August 2017, download the podcast now! Today's show has a slightly different feel, with two of the shows represented being theatre pieces tackling rather sombre subjects. With the other two slots taken up by a veteran impressionist and a show set in an Asylum, it was definitely a mixed bag. With 3,000 shows … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe – Thursday 10th August
Wednesday 9th August 2017, download the podcast now! Today seemed to be a show with a lot of emotional connections, music and mystery - who was that masked man?? (Spoiler alert: it was Errol Flynn!) From a photography point of view I'm not overly happy with the graininess of the images, but it's the best I … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe – Wednesday 9th August
Tuesday 8th August 2017, download the podcast now! Another day, another round of guests on the awkwardly-lit stage! The house lights were left on today as well, so the backs of the audience are a bit too visible for my liking, but hey - at least we had another actual audience! Also, the table and … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe – Tuesday 8th August
Monday 7th August 2017, download the podcast now! Ok, so it's not easy to take good, clear photographs of people on a brightly-lit stage from the middle of a dark auditorium when they're talking and partially obscured by microphones! Nevertheless, I gave it my best shot... Today our guests were: Seymour Mace, Magical Ship *ahem* Cakes From … Continue reading Edinburgh Fringe – Monday 7th August
August in Edinburgh is an unusual and busy place, with people arriving from all over the world to take part in the Edinburgh International Festival, and of course the Edinburgh Fringe. Since my husband is responsible for a BAFTA-nominated Edinburgh Fringe Radio Show and Podcast I decided to tag along with my camera to see if … Continue reading It’s the Fringe!