DEXTEROUS ‘BIG FISH’ YARN
Auckland Fringe 2013|
A NIGHT TO DISMEMBER
at The Basement, Lower Greys Ave, Auckland
From 16 Feb 2013 to 2 Mar 2013
Reviewed by James Wenley, 17 Feb 2013
originally published in Theatre Scenes - Auckland Theatre Blog
A Night to Dismember by Australian creator and performer Wil Greenway is a late Fringe entry that handily plugged a gap in The Basement's schedule after previously advertised Truth was cancelled. Hopping across the ditch after seasons in Adelaide and Melbourne, Dismember has a true Aussie larrikin spirit and an off-beat sensibility that is worth seeking out.
The show is performed solely by Greenway, who is a mix of sensitive artist and an unmanscaped shell (the press release calls him a “hairy idiot”). He wears bare feet, a blue shirt and shorts, and a poncho with a cartoon picture of a shark, which he uses this hide his arms, and is a bit of a silly sight. [More]
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