I had a freak accident last week, and as I can now look back on it and laugh I thought I would share this with you.
I am rehearsing for a Christmas play in which I am playing and Ogress (great fun!). At the end I have to have a fight with an Ogre. The bloke who is playing the Ogre is 6ft 5 in tall.
We were rehearsing the fight on Weds night - he has to pick me up by the waist, I pretend to gouge his eyes out and he drops me. Well on Weds he picked me up a bit too high and dropped me a bit too forcefully, and as I fell I managed to crack my head against a concrete wall
I was nearly knocked out
I literally saw stars and felt everything fading away. But I didn't quite lose consciousness and after a little lie down in the recoevery position I started to feell a bit better. Albiet with a very
They had to take me home - they wanted to call an ambulance but i just wanted to get home. I saw the GP the next day and she looked in my eyes with a light and said I was basically OK. But I still felt a bit woozy so didn't go to work.
I feel fine now, and am just about to go to another rehearsal - the first since the accident. I think this gives me a lot of kudos with the 'luvvies'' now
I will be able to boast about this for years to come - shows how mcuh I throw myself into a part (although it was actually the Ogre who threw me