“Mix ‘n Match – three one act plays”
‘Top This’ by Emilia Marriott
Dir: Emilia Marriott and Sam Primrose
Dramedy. A therapist tries a different approach by using acting techniques, to help her reluctant patients open up about their recent suicide attempts. NOTE: therapist can be played by a female or male
‘The Death of Ellen Moore’ by Jon Amesbury
Dir: Jon Amesbury
A 'confrontative drama' examining the human response to death and the impact it has on the individual and those who are left behind. It is a gritty drama focussing on the emotions of grief, despair and the finality of death.
‘The Real Problem’ by Bruce Kane
Dir: Craig Woolgar
In a comedy about love and men, Shakespeare's Juliet gets conflicting advice from the ever loyal and romantic Desdemona, “Taming of the Shrew’s” Katherine, who claims that “all men are pigs”; and, finally, the head of Henry VIII’s late wife Anne Boleyn, who believes women should be free to pursue their appetites… in spite of her present condition.
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