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THINGS NOT TO DO AFTER A BREAKUP @ DEPOT THEATRE Marrickville

 

 

Many fully understand that when intimate relationship breakups happen, the required magic word is NEXT. Not everyone does stupid things after a breakup, but the two ex-lovers Lara Lightfoot (Lauren Young) and Gideon Chase (Gil Balfas) both do and say, so very many things that are often shockingly funny and above all, extremely entertaining. Good relationships can outlive the previous sweetness, when besotted love, quickly turns into revenge hate. Each of the friends, has interesting relationships, not just the two ex-lovers. Unrequited unspoken love, commitment-phobia, affairs, cheating, one night stands, long lost former relationship mistakes to repair. Of special note is actor Tom Harwood, delicious and quirky, appearing on stage as five cleverly different characters, that progress the story arc.                 Continue reading THINGS NOT TO DO AFTER A BREAKUP @ DEPOT THEATRE Marrickville

STITCHING

Lara Lightfoot and Wade Doolan star in STITCHING
Lara Lightfoot and Wade Doolan star in STITCHING

Some nights at the theatre leave you in stitches. Not so with STITCHING.

This is a dour hour of time shifting game playing from here to maternity and there to paternity made palatable by two very fine performances

Abby and Stuart’s living room is made up of mesh wire walls and bench seats, a cage or coop, where these two lovers are trapped.

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