Show 587: Keep Digging– 9th August, Pleasance, Edinburgh Fringe 2015

Setting: The creation of the Channel Tunnel

Entrepreneur and engineer Willard Wilbur is offered a job he can’t refuse: his patron, the wealthy Madame Le Farge wants him to start on an epic and never-before attempted feat – to build a tunnel that links the UK with France.  But his obsession with the dangerous task threatens both his relationship with his secretary Katherine and his very life.