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TIDY TOWN OF THE YEAR

Andy  Leonard makesd a grisly discovery in TIDY TOWN. Pic Katy Green Loughrey
Andy Leonard makesd a grisly discovery in TIDY TOWN. Pic Katy Green Loughrey

Two directors – who to praise, who to blame?

Three writers, likewise, who to praise, who to blame?

Three performers all credited with writing the show. It’s a three way split and the divergence is palpable.

Play opens with an unnecessary solo spot from Hope (Sarah Hodgetts) desperately trying to contact someone via mobile phone.

Lights up on a motel room at the Gandiddyup Motor Inn, a strangely decorated abode which includes a photo portrait of Joe Dolce – apparently he once slept here – and a painting of what looks like Al Pacino, a telegraph to Scarface style shenanigans that litter the narrative.

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