Eejits and Hissy Fits
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Storyteller Fiona Herbert (winner, Tall Tales 2012 and 2015) takes you on three adventures, encountering eejits and hissy fits along the way. In The Wee B and the Pea a prince meets a polite and resourceful young woman who can cope with peas under the mattress. In an old Celtic tale of two giants a clever wife comes up with a cunning plan to protect her husband from a bully, and in Washadish a spoilt wee madam learns the importance of nature and humility, narrowly escaping having to do the dishes... forever! Energetic and appealing (7Ahead.com).

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