2015 Episode 2

Hi all!

Welcome back to Episode 2!

This episode is all non-local performers – we talk a bit about why anyone would travel here to do a show, but a bunch of other things too!

David Mauer was representing Phantom Owls (@PhantomOwls) who have taken over venue 106 this year with a whole host of shows! You can find out more on their website http://phantomowls.com/.

Anthony Rapp (@albinokid) is a consultant on Uncompromising Artistry’s production of Rent . You can follow them on twitter @UA_Prod.

Linford Butler (@LindfordB) was representing The Lincoln Company. He is directing Loot at C Venues. You can follow the Lincoln Company on twitter @lincolncompany.

Rebecca Perry (@redheaded_csg) is doing Confessions of a Redheaded Coffeeshop Girl at the Gilded Balloon.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link to the left of this post. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back next week for another episode.

Love,

Andra xo

2014 Episode 23 – My Rabbi

Episode 23 was recorded right after I saw an amazing show – so good, I wanted to podcast with them! This episode features Kayvon Kelly and Joel Bernbaum – the writers and performers of My Rabbi. We talked a bit about the show itself, as well as what it takes to be a great flyerer.

If you’re on twitter, give them a follow @myrabbiplay, and check out their website at www.sumtheatre.com. You have one more chance to see this show – I can’t recommend it enough. You can get all the info (and your tickets!) here.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

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2014 Episode 22 – Gordon Southern

Episode 22 was recorded in the Pleasance Dome with the lovely Gordon Southern. He was my first guest on the podcast last year, but my recorder didn’t work, so we thought we’d try again. We discussed how much fun it is to try new things as a performer, and how you have to evolve as a comedian over the years to keep it fresh.

If you’re on twitter, him a follow @GordonSouthern. You should also go see his show! All the details can be found here.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

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2014 Episode 21 – Shout!

Episode 21! I’m back in C Too, this time chatting to Francesca Goodridge (Director), Sarah Folwell (Actor) and Max Unsworth (Producer) from Shout! The Mod Musical. We talked about what it’s like to adapt a show at the Fringe, and how to see some of non-Fringe Scotland.

If you’re on twitter, give the company a follow @shoutmodmusical. You can also follow Francesca (@francescajadeg), Sarah(@sarah_filwell) and Max (@maxemmerson) individually! Of course, you can also get your tickets here.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

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2014 Episode 20 – Whoever Fights

Episode twenty was recorded in one of my favourite hidden gems of the Fringe – the garden at C Too. I met with three guys who are part of the team of Whoever Fights by Triad Pictures. We talked about what it’s like to bring your own show to the Fringe, and how overcoming obstacles can make the performance high through the roof!

If you want to go see the show, check it out at Cafe Camino as part of the PBH Free Fringe – until the 23rd, at 11:00pm.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

 

 

2014 Epsiode 16 – Gin & Tonic Productions Ltd present Hamlet

Episode sixteen was recorded in the Gilded Balloon beer garden, with two of the cast members from Gin & Tonic’s Productions Ltd’s production of Hamlet: Isobel Moulder (@isobelmoulder) and Olivier Husband. In this one their was a technical glitch, but we still ended up having a great conversation about being a local and watching the Fringe being built, as well as what it’s like to make a Fringe friend.

If you’re on twitter, give them a follow @GTProductionsUK. You can also find out more info about them on their website www.ginandtonicproductions.org.

You should also go and see the show! All the information you need is here.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

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2014 Episode 15 – Peter Henderson

Episode fifteen was recorded in the Gilded Balloon cafe (a lovely spot to get some respite from the rain), and I chatted with a lovely man called Peter Henderson where we talked about his show Who Did I Think I Was?. The show is about him and his Dad, and we talked about our relationship with our parents, and how they change as you get older.

If you’re on twitter, give him a follow @coughingsheep. You can also check out the website for more info www.whodidithinkiwas.com.

You should also go and see the show – it’s part of the free fringe, and can be enjoyed everyday at 2:30pm at The Counting House – you can get all the info here.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

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2014 Episode 14 – The 56

Episode fourteen is a rollercoaster ride. In the middle of the podcast, my guest Matt Stevens-Woodhead and I we were interrupted by an act flyering us for his show, so we let him plug it! We then got back to serious business and discussed the limitations of doing verbatim theatre, as well as creating a new ratings system for how sad a show can be.

If you’re on twitter, give the company Matt is a part of, FYSA Theatre, a follow @fysatheatre. You can also find more information on their website www.fysatheatre.com.

You should go and see FYSA’s production The 56 – you can get all the info you need right here! As promised, if you want to go and see The Cowfoot Prince (who interrupted us) you can find information on the Just Festival website here.

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

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2014 Episode 10 – Chris Boyd and Stuart Laws

We’ve made it to double digits! Episode 10 is recorded at one of the many Free Fringe venues here in Edinburgh – Banshee’s Labyrinth. I sat down with two comedians, and we discussed many things, including the importance of having a buddy here at the Fringe.

If you’re on twitter, you can follow Chris Boyd @IChrisBoyd, and Stuart Laws @ThisStuartLaws. You can also go check out their free shows back-to-back: information on Chris’ show is here, and information of Stuart’s show is here. Don’t forget to bring some cash for the buckets at the end!

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo
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2014 Episode 9 – The Lincoln Company presents Mojo

Episode nine is here, and I’m sitting down with just some of the 20 member strong Lincoln Company. This group is presenting Mojo by Jez Butterworth, although every one of these people is also involved with at least one other show! We talked about what it’s like to live with 20 people, when things don’t live up to the hype, and why it’s important to go and see as many other shows as you can muster while you’re here.

Here’s a list of all the people who I spoke to, along with their twitter handles:

Linford Butler @linfordb

Sam Patrick @ohManWondering

Casey Wells @caseydawnwells

Alex Harvery Sporle @aharveysporle

Cody Maltby @coldymaltby

Danny Ridealgh @Ridealgh30

If you’re on twitter, give the company a follow @mysontristan. You can also check out the company website at www.TheLincolnCompany.co.uk to find out about this, and the five other shows they have a the Fringe this year!

Of course, you should also check out the show! You can get all the relevant information and tickets here – go check it!

To listen to the podcast, click on the Podcast Episodes link on the top of the right hand side of the page. You can also subscribe on iTunes!

Thanks for tuning in! Don’t forget to share, and check back tomorrow for another episode!

Love,

Andra xo

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