All posts by Georgia Fullerton

Georgia has always loved writing and has had a few things published whilst at school. She is currently finishing her communications degree having taken time off to travel and study at the New York Film Academy in Manhatten. Georgia has been writing for the Alternative Media Group (City Hub and Bondi View) for four years.

LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS @ ROS PACKER THEATRE

Audrey-II-Esther-Hannaford and Brent-Hill. Production photography by Jeff Busby.
Audrey-II-Esther-Hannaford and Brent-Hill. Production photography by Jeff Busby.

Seymour Krelborn (Brent Hill) has come from bleak beginnings. He is often reminded of this by Mr. Mushnik (Tyler Coppin), who rescued Seymour from an orphanage to work at his run down florist on skid row. Seymour holds a flame for Mushnik’s quirky and warm hearted employee, Audrey (Esther Hannaford), but, she has resigned herself to sadistic dentist, Orin Scrivello, DDS, (Scott Johnson).

The shop is in disarray. Drenched in monochrome, it is decorated with garbage bins, a bum and three feisty chorus girls (Josie Lane, Chloe Zuel, Angelique Cassimatis). The girls open the show and proceed to break into a few numbers stylishly achieved by choreographer Andrew Hallsworth and musical director Andrew Worboys.

Seymour attempts to increase clientele by showing off a quirky plant he discovered, nicknamed Audrey II. After weeks of failed attempts to grow the plant, Seymour stumbles across the key as he pricks his finger and realises his plant has a fresh appetite for human blood. Continue reading LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS @ ROS PACKER THEATRE