FRIDAY 5th

I’m nervous today because I’m already thinking that perhaps yesterday was a fluke and perhaps I’m not a brilliant King at all, just an adequate Duke. The show goes well again however and tonight it’s nearly full! I want to go out and celebrate a bit but I feel it’s still to early. Plus I’m ...
Posted by: Adam on August 5, 2005 @ 11:29 am
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THURSDAY 4th

Wake feeling inexplicably enthusiastic about the show again. I’m always amazed by how a new day can dissipate anxiety like that. Unless I’ve murdered someone the night before of course in which case I usually need something a little stronger for anxiety dissipation. After another afternoon of feverish laptop action (fixing video glitches that is, ...
Posted by: Adam on August 4, 2005 @ 11:29 am
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WEDNESDAY 3rd

My very first Edinburgh show is tonight at 9:20pm in The Cavern at The Pleasance. I’ve got so much to do there isn’t time to consider how terrified I am that it will be rotten. I sit and tinker with the show’s many video elements on my computer and my brother Dave agrees to head ...
Posted by: Adam on August 3, 2005 @ 11:29 am
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TUESDAY 2nd AUGUST

It’s my technical rehearsal today. 4 hours of demented setting up of the projector, screen and props I use for my show. Tomorrow we’ll have only 10 minutes to set up after the previous act so we need to be slick. This part isn’t enjoyable. All the time we thought we’d have to go through ...
Posted by: Adam on August 2, 2005 @ 11:27 am
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MONDAY 1st AUGUST

It’s a miserable day in London as my brother and I load my gear into the car we’ve rented for the trip to Edinburgh. This is my first time at the festival in any capacity so I’ve no idea what to expect. As a result the car is stuffed with all kinds of crap I ...
Posted by: Adam on August 1, 2005 @ 11:25 am
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