But it's not all high drama, as the physical routines - most notably a girly night in front of the video - provide light relief and enable the audience to catch breath
and take stock.
JACKSON IRVINE 6 Rarely stopped to catch breath
but often snarled up in cramped, messy midfield battle.
Then again, the international break might just have come at the right time; when you are winning, you don't want to stop but given Liverpool's results over the last few weeks, it might be best for everyone to catch breath
and start again.
They worked out that, where R is rolls, L is loops, M is moments to catch breath
. FF is fear factor, S is speed, V is vertical drop and A is anticipation, so fun equals: R + L/M + (FF x S x V x A).
While it was dull in the first period, there was hardly a moment to catch breath
in the closing stages with Falkirk deserving their victory.
In his eagerness to finish the contest, Reid inflicted a low blow which saw proceedings halted for Adamovitch to catch breath
And MacDonald revealed he had barely had time to catch breath
between the birth of his new son and Saturday's contest.
At last many students will have gained the grades and accepted their places, so now is an ideal opportunity to catch breath
and look forward to student life and - of course - putting in some serious study.
She blew the hard-serving qualifier Stevenson off court before the youngster could even catch breath
There was barely time to catch breath
when the lead was doubled amid more shambolic defending.
In normal circumstances, the weekend would provide much needed chance to catch breath
, but the chance would be a fine thing for the Blues, who have now crossed the border to play River Plate - champions of Argentina on 33 occasions - in Edmonton.
'I decided I would not carry on milking cows past my 50th birthday,' explains the man who became president of the NFU four months ago and has hardly had the chance to catch breath
The visitors barely had time to catch breath
before Williams masterminded the second goal with a pass which Brodie drove home from 15 yards.
The players will return from the US this morning and there will be time to catch breath
and assess their work.
ROBERT ELSTONE has barely had chance to catch breath
since he took his new role, but he has been quick to pay tribute to those who have helped make the switch seamless.