Terri Paddock

"Queen of theatre post-show talks", social media & content marketer

  • Giorgio Adamo stars as Siddhartha in Siddhartha, the Musical at the Assembly Rooms, 2014 Edinburgh Fringe
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    A day in the life of Edinburgh’s busiest TSM (do you know what a TSM is?!)

A day in the life of Edinburgh’s busiest TSM (do you know what a TSM is?!)

As part of my recent Festival Highlights Challenge, I had the pleasure of meeting – and, for 24 hours, effectively stalking – Sarah Quinney at the Edinburgh Fringe. Sarah is a Technical Stage Manager for Festival Highlights, one of the Fringe’s most prolific and consistent theatre producers. Every day from 30 July to 25 […]

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    Edinburgh Fringe – and the Pleasance press launch – in pictures

Edinburgh Fringe – and the Pleasance press launch – in pictures

I had photographer company in the form of other half Peter Jones for part of my Festival Highlights visit to this year’s Edinburgh Fringe. If a photo is worth a thousand words, you’ve got a might heavy tome to enjoy with the two picture galleries below.
Out and about in Edinburgh at Fringe time

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My 2014 Edinburgh Fringe firsts

This year, I’m returning from Edinburgh just at the time I would normally be heading up… And that’s not the only difference in my festival going. 2014 has been a year of many Fringe firsts for me:
1. The first time I’ve reported on the Fringe from the shows’ rather than the media perspective.
I’ve lost […]

Embarking on my Edinburgh Festival Highlights adventure

In London, five shows a week is a serious haul. In Edinburgh, that’s small fry. When I was reviewing in Edinburgh, I could easily do twice that in a day.

This year, this week, I’m experiencing the festival from a different perspective. I’ve been working with producer James Seabright and Festival Highlights, guest-editing content on […]