A Cup of Tea with Lady C

This outrageous lady of pride and power decided to make a visit to the Fringe and talk about herself.

A Cup of Tea with Lady C

Honestly, that's all it was. Lady Colin Campbell, who was once a famous "celebrity" herself in the 1980s, has been revived in 21st Century due to her appearance on the British reality game show I'm a Celebrity - Get Me Out Of Here in 2015. Her appearance at the Fringe is where she tells the audience about her childhood, her marriage, and her opinions about I'm a Celebrity.

Whilst she wasn't as "outrageous" as she was on the show, Campbell seemed a little bit pretentious. Of course, she didn't have an easy life - she revealed the problems of being a child growing up in the wrong body and her manipulative and abusive husband, Lord Colin Campbell. Lady C made it very clear that she is woman with pride, and keeps her head held high.

However, if I wanted to hear someone talk about themselves for an hour, I'd attend a lecture at a university. That isn't to say that I didn't care about her past life struggles, as it's always hard to hear about someone who had an awful time growing up, it became particularly uninteresting as time went by.

If you're a fan of I'm a Celebrity and are even a tad obsessed with the woman wearing a tiara, then I recommend this one-woman showcase.

* * * * *

A Cup of Tea with Lady C is appearing at the Gilded Balloon Teviot (Venue 14) between August 9th - 28th (excluding the 16th) at 15:00. For more information, please visit https://tickets.edfringe.com/whats-on/cup-of-tea-with-lady-c

Suitable for 16+


Luke Taylor

Luke Taylor Contributor

I work as the Network Administrator for Voice. Having completed my apprenticeship at Unit Twenty Three, I continue my work supporting Voice and the Youth Network in whatever way possible. Music is my passion, and I will happily talk about all the bands you've probably never heard of!

Recent posts by this author

View more posts by Luke Taylor


  • Lila Williams

    On 6 November 2022, 00:45 Lila Williams commented:

    I am surprised that nothing else has been written about this woman's pretentiousness. I find it over the top. And like Meghan Markle, she's a bad dresser. She doesn't wear the jewels, the jewels wear her.

Post A Comment

You must be signed in to post a comment. Click here to sign in now

You might also like

I discovered 'free-thinking art' of Hamid Zénati at Nottingham Contemporary

I discovered 'free-thinking art' of Hamid Zénati at Nottingham Contemporary

by Sayli Mohite

Read now